Redhat Startup Script issue?
todd.williams at TFCCI.COM
Mon Jan 13 04:59:34 GMT 2003
It seems to me there is an issue with the init script on RedHat. When the init script (*/init.d/MailScanner) does pid=`pidofproc MailScanner`
it finds itself running (the init script -- maybe NOT the MailScanner program!) This could give you a false positive to make you think the MailScanner is scanning messages, and it may not be running.
The init script's status and reload functions are affected -- it could find the init script and/or the MailScanner perl program running.
I'm not sure how the best way to get around this might be... Perhaps rename the init script? Julian, any thoughts?
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