[Buildroot] [PATCH] busybox: remove pid file after stopping daemon with start-stop-daemon applet

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Thu Feb 21 20:41:06 UTC 2013

>>>>> "Stefan" == Stefan Fröberg <stefan.froberg at petroprogram.com> writes:

 Stefan> Many daemons leave pid files lying around when they are stopped with
 Stefan> start-stop-daemon applet in BusyBox.
 Stefan> This patch will ensure that they are properly cleaned away.

 Stefan> Signed-off-by: Stefan Fröberg <stefan.froberg at petroprogram.com>
 Stefan> ---

 Stefan> Note: I did not make this patch but found it from old thread in BusyBox
 Stefan> mailing list from 2006 and just fitted it against v1.19.4.
 Stefan> So far it has been tested to work with busybox v1.19.4.

Sorry, we don't carry feature patches in Buildroot (certainly not for
actively developed software like Busybox).

Please submit the patch to upstream busybox instead.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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