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From Tom Hoefakker <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] PR 26467 child process can hang when piped logger goes away
Date Mon, 16 May 2005 01:06:35 GMT
good point. I suspected there was a reason for the difference in 
behavior between this and mod_log_config.

Jeff Trawick wrote:
> On 5/15/05, Tom Hoefakker <> wrote:
>>Perhaps while we're dealing with piped log process/pipe management
>>perhaps we can take care of this one at the same time:
> My own rationalization for current behavior (admittedly weak):
> If the access log piped logger keeps crashing, at least there is an
> error log for reporting the problem, so it isn't the worst thing in
> the world to keep trying to start the darn thing over and over and
> over (fork-a-matic) since we report what we're trying to do.  Is it
> okay to try over and over to restart an error log piped logger if
> there is nowhere to report the issue?

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