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Re: tricks for fetchmail and signify

On Sun, Feb 01, 1998 at 07:40:26PM +1000, Anthony Towns wrote:
> On Sun, 1 Feb 1998, Branden Robinson wrote:
> > I tried to implement these solutions using the start-stop-daemon, but I
> > encountered a number of difficulties with that approach, not the least of
> > which was that the "--help" option lied to me; if you give
> > start-stop-daemon an option it doesn't recognize, it dies instead of
> > passing on those options to the daemon you're calling (with --exec).  Oh
> > well.
> I'm not sure if this works under bo, but the hamm s-s-d help gives:
> 	start-stop-daemon -S|--start options ... -- arguments ...

Oops.  I overlooked those two little dashes by themselves.  Maybe this
works for bo, too.  Thanks for the tip!

G. Branden Robinson                 |
Purdue University                   | Mob rule isn't any prettier just because
branden@purdue.edu                  | you call your mob a government.
http://www.ecn.purdue.edu/~branden/ |

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