[OpenAFS] afsd -rmtsys and shutdown
Derrick J Brashear
Mon, 8 Jan 2007 16:34:30 -0500 (EST)
On Mon, 8 Jan 2007, Russ Allbery wrote:
> Derrick J Brashear <email@example.com> writes:
>> So basically, what *should* happen is that afsd -shutdown should cause
>> it to die, bt doesn't, because it's a new invocation of afsd. So it
>> can't remember rmtsysd's pid
>> I could do something where a child like the afsd handler holds in a
>> syscall until it gets a shutdown call, and then kills rmtsysd by pid.
>> That's the best idea I have. Other thoughts?
> That would work. We could also just write the PID to a file and have afsd
> -shutdown read it back from the file to kill the other process.
Sort of wretched. Not really more wretched than the thing I proposed but I
considered and sort of made a face at it already