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From: Ingo Oeser <ioe-lkml@rameria.de>
To: Albert Cahalan <albert@users.sf.net>
Cc: bruce@perens.com, Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>,
	linux-kernel mailing list <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: Never mind. Re: Signal left blocked after signal handler.
Date: Thu, 27 Nov 2003 10:11:51 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200311271012.07893.ioe-lkml@rameria.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1069883580.723.416.camel@cube>

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On Wednesday 26 November 2003 22:53, Albert Cahalan wrote:
[2.4 vs. 2.6 wrt. thread synchronous signals]
> How about making the process sleep in a killable state?
>
> This is as if the blocking was obeyed, but doesn't
> burn CPU time. Only a debugger should be able to
> tell the difference.

This has 2 problems:

1) Servers and PID files or servers and simple monitoring software.
2) Processes spawned from init, which will not respawn.

Regards


Ingo Oeser

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  reply	other threads:[~2003-11-27  9:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-11-26 21:53 Albert Cahalan
2003-11-27  9:11 ` Ingo Oeser [this message]
2003-11-27 15:45   ` Albert Cahalan
2003-11-27 17:26     ` Jörn Engel
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2003-11-26 17:39 Bruce Perens
2003-11-26 17:55 ` Linus Torvalds
     [not found]   ` <3FC4ED5F.4090901@perens.com>
     [not found]     ` <3FC4EF24.9040307@perens.com>
     [not found]       ` <3FC4F248.8060307@perens.com>
2003-11-26 18:45         ` Never mind. " Linus Torvalds
2003-11-26 19:04           ` Bruce Perens
2003-11-26 19:14             ` Linus Torvalds
2003-11-26 19:52               ` Jamie Lokier

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