hang on exit - bug or no bug?

Pekka Savola pekkas at netcore.fi
Fri Oct 5 02:30:06 EST 2001

On Thu, 4 Oct 2001, Nicolas Williams wrote:

> No, don't modify your OS' startup scripts, just run them differently.
> Look, the fds are left open, so you potentially lose data, but you don't
> care, right? So why not run those scripts like so:
> ssh -n root at somehost /etc/init.d/syslog stop
> ssh -n root at somehost /etc/init.d/syslog start \>/dev/null 2\>\&1

IMO, if 'ssh root at somehost /etc/init.d/syslog restart' hangs, it's
probably syslogd at fault there, not the scripts.

Pekka Savola                 "Tell me of difficulties surmounted,
Netcore Oy                   not those you stumble over and fall"
Systems. Networks. Security.  -- Robert Jordan: A Crown of Swords

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