1.5.8 release announcement

Corinna Vinschen vinschen@redhat.com
Wed Mar 17 09:22:00 GMT 2004

On Mar 16 21:49, Pierre A. Humblet wrote:
> At 09:25 PM 3/16/2004 -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> >Reverting cygrunsrv causes the problem to go away.
> >
> >I have stepped through cygrunsrv and it looks like exim is detecting an
> >exit status of "signal 15" exit and the latest version of cygrunsrv is
> >exiting with a -1 as a result.  Should exim really be exiting in this
> >case instead?
> Exim doesn't catch the SIGTERM received from cygrunsrv. Mailservers
> don't mind dying this way. They always save work in progress anyway
> and trying to complete the current delivery can take a long time.
> >Is this expected behavior?  Corinna?
> It's kind of strange to log and return an error when the signal that
> caused the exit was generated by cygrunsrv itself (my 2 cents). 

My 2ct as well.  I've changed cygrunsrv to log the signal only if it
wasn't the signal raised by cygrunsrv itself.  It's already uploaded.


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