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From Joe Orton <>
Subject Re: -X and SIGTERM
Date Fri, 29 Jun 2007 20:55:29 GMT
On Thu, Jun 28, 2007 at 02:54:39PM -0400, Brian J. France wrote:
> Here is a patch that will allow SIGTERM to work with -X
> Without the patch running httpd on the command line with -X and  
> trying to stop it can only be done by backgrounding it and then kill  
> -9'ing it (ctrl-c doesn't work).

Garrett's fix for this in PR 38848 looks safer, it allows server 
termination to proceed as normal rather than trying to do it from a 
signal handler (calling clean_child_exit() from a signal handler has 
never really been safe)

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