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From: Enrico Weigelt <weigelt@×××××.de>
To: gentoo developers <gentoo-dev@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-dev] init.d problem
Date: Tue, 04 Jul 2006 21:32:09
Message-Id: 20060704212515.GA6389@nibiru.local
Hi folks,

maybe I've found a problem in the init.d stuff:

It seems that /var/lib/init.d/started/* is blindly trusted, 
instead of actually checking if some service is running.

For example, ntpd cannot be restarted via its init.d script
if it died for some reason - /var/lib/init.d/started/ntpd 
has to be removed manually.

I've filed a bug for it:

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Re: [gentoo-dev] init.d problem Donnie Berkholz <spyderous@g.o>
Re: [gentoo-dev] init.d problem Pablo Yanez Trujillo <yanezp@×××××××××××××××××××××××.de>