[rrd-developers] [PATCH] create the pid file before forking, so we can complain to stderr

Sebastian Harl sh at tokkee.org
Fri Sep 26 10:43:43 CEST 2008

Hi Kevin,

On Fri, Sep 26, 2008 at 02:23:53AM +0000, kevin brintnall wrote:
> -    RRDD_LOG (LOG_ERR, "write_pidfile: Opening `%s' failed.", file);
> +    RRDD_LOG (LOG_ERR, "write_pidfile: fopen() failed.");

Any reason why you've changed that to a less informative message? If you
want consistency with the other error messages I'd rather change the
others to be more verbose about what went wrong.


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