Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 49235
Apache graceful restart capability missing from /etc/rc.d/init.d/httpd
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:34:48 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.73 [en] (X11; I; Linux 2.4.6 ppc)
Description of problem:
The startup script in the default apache installation allows you to reload
a configuration in such a way that if an error exists in that configuration
the server is not restarted.
The httpd script provided in the Apache RPM has none of this functionality,
and the original Apache startup script is not included.
Steps to Reproduce:
this is a dup of a pretty old bug -- looks like it was fixed at one point, and
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 13278 ***