[rsyslog] Privilege drop makes stopping it (via Ubuntu upstart) to hang
mbiebl at gmail.com
Thu Jan 10 19:43:44 CET 2013
2013/1/10 Rainer Gerhards <rgerhards at hq.adiscon.com>:
> I think I found the culprit: signaling the parent probably does no longer work when privs are dropped:
yeah, you can't kill a root process as unprivileged user.
> Now I need to think how to handle that...
So you need some kind of communication channgel between the parent and
the child process? You could use a unix domain socket  for this.
Why is it that all of the instruments seeking intelligent life in the
universe are pointed away from Earth?
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