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From Martin Kraemer <martin.krae...@mch.sni.de>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apache-1.3/src/support apachectl
Date Fri, 11 Sep 1998 11:27:31 GMT
On Tue, Sep 08, 1998 at 05:14:15PM -0400, Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:
> >   Suppress errors of 'kill -0' when no server is running
> > 
> >   -     if kill -0 $PID; then
> >   +     if kill -0 $PID 2>/dev/null; then
> 
> The problem with this is that it will conceal legitimate errors,
> such as '-0' not being a valid combination (as I think was
> discovered about six weeks ago on some system or other).

OTOH this prevents us from questions about the error message that's
printed on a legimite "apachectl start".

Wasn't there a talk about adding unlink(ap_pid_fname) to
clean_parent_exit() some time ago?

Do you want me to roll back this change?

    Martin
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