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From Ben Laurie <...@algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: latest redhat rpm of apache
Date Sat, 03 Jan 1998 22:07:25 GMT
Dean Gaudet wrote:
> 
> On Sat, 3 Jan 1998, Ben Laurie wrote:
> 
> > Dean Gaudet wrote:
> >
> > > The parent doesn't exit until after it's spent a whack of time in
> > > reclaim_child_processes() brutally killing off all the children.  So all
> > > the children have released their locks and died, then the parent releases
> > > its lock and dies.  Then waitlock is able to acquire an exclusive lock.
> >
> > Hold on. Am I losing it completely? I though the parent didn't exit at
> > all?
> 
> Maybe we're talking about separate issues.  I'm dealing with "how do you
> kill off httpd and be sure it actually completely exited?".

Ah! I'm talking about "how do you reset Apache (HUP or USR1) and know
when the reset has finished?". Isn't that what this was all about in the
first place?

Cheers,

Ben.

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