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Re: Not stopping daemons, where are we?

[Marvin Renich]
> If the package does need to save state, don't enable the "quick halt"
> option!  The maintainer definitely ought to know this.

Why are all of you talking as though sending SIGTERM were not the
standard way to tell a process to save its state and exit gracefully?
It's certainly the method I would use if I were writing a program that
needed to do things at exit time.  I thought everyone did it that way.
Peter Samuelson | org-tld!p12n!peter | http://p12n.org/

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