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FS#18654 - [initscripts] internal: add PID check to /etc/rc.d/functions

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Leonid Isaev (lisaev) - Friday, 12 March 2010, 16:58 GMT
Last edited by Tom Gundersen (tomegun) - Thursday, 23 June 2011, 14:30 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Arch Projects
Status Closed
Assigned To Aaron Griffin (phrakture)
Thomas B├Ąchler (brain0)
Roman Kyrylych (Romashka)
Tom Gundersen (tomegun)
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 2
Private No



In connection to the discussion at  FS#17138 : why can't we add PID check as a function to /etc/rc.d/functions, similar to *BSD? So far, this check is done in each startup script...


Additional info:
* package version(s)
* config and/or log files etc.

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Closed by  Tom Gundersen (tomegun)
Thursday, 23 June 2011, 14:30 GMT
Reason for closing:  Implemented
Additional comments about closing: s.git/commit/?id=310c53f367c2d44f15d40c7 9dbb6428a0d55bcdf
Comment by Moritz Wilhelmy (wzff) - Sunday, 25 April 2010, 00:39 GMT
it's true, this would reduce code duplication in rc-scripts to a big extent (some of them implement it in bad ways, so we work around that too...)
Comment by Florian Pritz (bluewind) - Saturday, 03 July 2010, 21:19 GMT
Comment by Tom Gundersen (tomegun) - Sunday, 27 March 2011, 22:15 GMT
Sounds like a good idea, please send git patches to <> for review.
Comment by Andrwe (Andrwe) - Wednesday, 15 June 2011, 12:23 GMT
Patch was send to ML.
Comment by Tom Gundersen (tomegun) - Thursday, 23 June 2011, 14:29 GMT
@Andrwe: thanks! I just pushed it out.