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From "Joshua Slive" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] start apache if the process dies unexpectedly
Date Mon, 29 Oct 2007 13:22:39 GMT
On 10/29/07, Melanie Pfefer <> wrote:
> hi
> I have a cron job that kills all processes owned by a
> user. apache is among these processes.
> Can apache be configured to restart if the process
> dies??

It is. That is why there is a parent process that supervises the
children and launches new ones if they die. But you are obviously
killing the supervisor process. You could have a supervisor for the
supervisor, but it would also wind up getting killed. So I think you
need to fix your cron job.


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