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Re: looking for replacement for run (because of critical bug in

On Fri, 22 Dec 2000 20:17:28 GMT,
debian-devel.lists.debian.org@marc-haber.de (Marc Haber) wrote:
>I am maintainer for run and console-log, and waiting for NM to
>complete. Unfortunately, run has a nasty bug that causes console-log
>to hang which in turn may prevent a clean shutdown. I don't have the
>expertise to fix this one as it is buried deep inside interprocess
>communication and vanishes under the debugger and when debugging
>outputs are included, and asking for help on debian-devel multiple
>times didn't show a helper.

After this thread's discussion, I again feel that run is a good thing
to have in Debian, but this race condition bug needs to be squashed.


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