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From Sander Temme <>
Subject Re: Regarding graceful restart
Date Mon, 05 Feb 2007 20:54:12 GMT

On Feb 5, 2007, at 12:44 PM, Devi Krishna wrote:

> Wondering if this is a known issue, and if there is any solution  
> for it.

Not having written the code, I think the Pipe Of Death (POD) is a  
mechanism for the server to draw the attention of workers that are  
sitting in accept().  Receiving a request causes them to return from  
accept() and become aware of the restart or shutdown signal.


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