rsync process life cycle
wayned at samba.org
Mon Sep 5 17:24:59 GMT 2005
On Mon, Aug 29, 2005 at 03:34:58PM -0500, Steve Sether wrote:
> My question is, which process kills which process? Does the receiver
> kill the generator, or vice versa?
The generator spawns the receiver and later sends it a signal when it is
time to exit (after the receiver has sent a message to the generator
that it's work is completed). The receiver should be in its final
"waiting to die" loop at that point.
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