[PATCHES] Cleanup dead records in messages.tdb

Christof Schmitt cs at samba.org
Wed Apr 2 18:22:37 MDT 2014

On Wed, Apr 02, 2014 at 05:09:13PM -0700, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 02, 2014 at 05:04:07PM -0700, Christof Schmitt wrote:
> > 
> > I did not have much time today to follow-up on this. My thought was that
> > the messages.tdb is a local file, never managed by ctdb and it should be
> > small, so that traversals should only have a small impact. The advantage
> > of the traversal would be that it also catches stale records that for
> > some reason have not been cleaned up previously.
> > 
> > That said, i also see Volker's point that dead records in messages.tdb
> > should only result from unclean exits, and we can just remove the PID
> > from messages.tdb that just exited. That call could be added to
> > remove_child_pid().
> > 
> > I will rewrite the patch later this week.
> I already did :-). If you want to review and add
> your 'Signed-off-by:' I'm happy with that as
> it was based on your ideas !

That was quick :) I just reviewed the patch.


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