Description of problem:
The gLSB 1.9 (currently WIP but accepted by spec review) contains these changes
which the following patch fixes:
- start_daemon, killproc and pidofproc have a -p pidfile argumen
- killproc exit status code fixed (if the program is not running)
Patch to come. highlighted gLSB init script changes (not 100% complete):
Some exit error code fixed would be nice but are only "should" and not "shall"
in the gLSB.
Created attachment 92983 [details]
Patch for /etc/redhat-lsb/lsb_start_daemon and /etc/init.d/functions
Current LSB-2.0-pre version:
Thanks for the patch; support was added in initscripts-8.22-1. The remaining
part is a patch to redhat-lsb, in attachment 123705 [details].
NEEDINFO_ENG has been deprecated in favor of NEEDINFO or ASSIGNED. Changing
status to ASSIGNED for ENG review.
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