[smokeping-users] Re: Reload config data without stopping and restarting smokeping

Tobias Oetiker oetiker at ee.ethz.ch
Mon May 12 23:22:25 MEST 2003

Today Edson Manners wrote:

> I have been using smokeping version 1.09 fo rthe longest while and just
> upgraded to 1.20. Is there now some way to restart smokeping without killing
> it and restarting it for situations such as config changes.
> I know that a while back smokeping had a problem where if new entries were
> added to the config and the speedy_backends werent killed you would get a 'no
> probe defined' error. I just got that again in 1.20 and wondered if this
> issue had been addressed since my earlier version.

Hi Edson,

in 'theory' the webfrontend should pick up changes all on its own

the backend has to be called with --restart

> Thanks

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