slight bootscript functions problem

Matthias Benkmann matthias at
Wed Feb 6 11:47:45 PST 2002

On Tue, 5 Feb 2002 20:02:04 -0500 "Jason Gurtz" <jason at> wrote:

> > Please verify
> > your observations again. restart should fail but reload should work
> > without -o $PPID. In any case the -o $PPID needs to be put back.
> nope, I took it out of reload and then after ./ntpd reload it was not in
> my ps list anymore.  hmm, put it back....wha...still doesn't work. 

Not every program interprets SIGHUP as reload. Read the manpage for ntpd
to find out. Anyway, your report confirms that the -o $PPID is not needed
for reload.


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