Bug 1036 - The status function is wrong
The status function is wrong
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-02-04 05:08 EST by Dell'Amico, Andrea
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-02-04 10:59:45 EST
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Description Dell'Amico, Andrea 1999-02-04 05:08:09 EST
The status function does a grep to find a process, but
doesn't do a "grep -v grep". So it always sees a process
running and it's completely useless in this way.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-02-04 10:59:59 EST
this has been fixed in a later release of initscripts.

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