[OpenAFS] Re: odd problem with RW site after a botched replica
Wed, 31 Oct 2012 10:34:11 -0500
On Tue, 30 Oct 2012 21:53:56 -0700
Timothy Balcer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Huh.. per O'Reilly:
> "The kernel uses the SIGTERM signal to inform the target process that it
> should stop."
> Is that out of date?
The only time the OOM killer used TERM was when it was trying to kill a
process with CAP_SYS_RAWIO set; for all normal processes, it used KILL.
That was changed sometime early in the 2.6 series, and now appears to
always use KILL.