[svlug] How to auto-restart a dead program?

kevin@ank.com kevin at ank.com
Tue Jul 1 06:33:19 PDT 2003


That is the function of init.  'man inittab'.

On Tue, Jul 01, 2003 at 06:09:09AM -0700, Ron wrote:
> I have a few programs that randomly die (sshd in RH 7.2 and chbg in RH
> 9.0). Does anyone have a _simple & efficient_ solution to restarting
> them when this occurs?
> 
> Failing advice, I'll wrap them in a script of the sort:
> 
> 	start program
> 	get pid
> 	loop
> 	    check pid, negative ? stimulate
> 	    snooze...
> 	endLoop
> 
> Thanks for any help!
> 
> -Ron
> 
> 
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