Re: register runsvdir as subreaper

From: Jonathan de Boyne Pollard <>
Date: Thu, 2 Feb 2017 08:07:00 +0000

Roger Pate:
> Simple, but you do point out in local-reaper's docs, "One cannot just
> apply this willy-nilly." :P

One can apply it to runsvdir. I checked. It waits for arbitrary
children, and does not get confused by children that it did not spawn
turning up.

Roger Pate:
> (And how should we apply chain-loading local-reaper to runsv?)

How to wrap a program inside something else that does additional stuff
then exec()s the original program *is* a solved problem on Unices and
Linux, you know. (-:
Received on Thu Feb 02 2017 - 08:07:00 UTC

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