Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 111793
perl5.8.0 has SIGCHLD set to SIG_IGN but calls wait().
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:00:04 EDT
Description of problem:
My system report this every hours:
Dec 10 13:01:01 NS1 kernel: application bug: perl5.8.0(25092) has
SIGCHLD set to SIG_IGN but calls wait().
Dec 10 13:01:01 NS1 kernel: (see the NOTES section of 'man 2 wait').
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Reproducible with current openwebmail:
/var/www/cgi-bin/openwebmail/openwebmail-tool.pl -n -a -q
The result will be in /var/log/messages.
This is a duplicate of 117333, which has been closed notabug (bug is reportedly
Sorry for the long delay in processing this bug -
it is fixed in all current Red Hat perl releases.