SIGHUP signal

Hiroyuki Ikegami ikegam at
Fri Feb 14 23:22:33 MST 2014


I'm also new. Hello to all.

Many softwares catches SIGHUP as a trigger to reload configurations.
But it is a kind of software design. If the programmer does not want to
write signal handling code, the programs received HUP just dies.

So you should read a document to know what will be happened to send

2014-02-15 7:39 GMT+09:00 Grozdan <neutrino8 at>:

> Hi,
> I'm new to the list so excuse me if this question has been asked before.
> Yesterday, I changed my rsyncd.conf file to add one more module to it.
> Then I sent a kill -HUP $pid signal to rsync running in daemon mode,
> but what gives? It just died so I had to start it up again. I though
> sending a HUP would just make it reload its config file, no?
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