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- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: Max Bowsher <maxb at ukf dot net>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com, Guillaume Devoyon <guillaume dot devoyon at integro-networks dot com>
- Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2003 12:03:29 -0500 (EST)
- Subject: RE: init.d
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Tue, 11 Mar 2003, Max Bowsher wrote:
> On Tue, 11 Mar 2003, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> > IIRC, cygrunsrv expects the program it's starting to fork
> > itself and exit with an appropriate return code within a certain time
> > window. Otherwise it times out and says "the service could not be started
> > proprely". sshd and httpd (and some others as well) have an option to
> > fork and exit -- see if webmin has one as well.
> I think you've got that backwards. Cygrunsrv expects the process to *not*
> fork and exit, and the sshd/httpd/rsyncd options are for *preventing*
> the usual fork and exit.
Yep, Max, you're right. Sorry...
Still, Guillaume, see if webmin has flags that would make it behave as
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