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Re: is it OK for invoke-rc.d stop not to stop?

Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@debian.org> wrote:
> BTW, anyone using start-stop-daemon -exec for *stop* fix your scripts
> immediately.  NEVER USE -exec FOR STOP.  If the binary was prelinked, or
> upgraded, or changed in any way since it was started, -exec will cause it
> not to be stopped.

I disagree.  If you're doing any one of those things, you should've
stopped the daemon before that and restarted it afterwards.
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