Re: softdog doesn't work on 2.4.20-pre10?

From: Roy Sigurd Karlsbakk (
Date: Wed Oct 09 2002 - 10:12:10 EST

> > hi
> >
> > I have the softdog running on some of my machines, and I noticed it
> > didn't work very well. I've got this little program feeding the dog
> > (attached), so if it gets killed, the machine should reboot.
> Make sure you have no way out set

ok. works with no way out, but still...

When I killed 'feedthedog', I sent it a SIGKILL, so it couldn't have shut down
the softdog properly.


Roy Sigurd Karlsbakk, Datavaktmester
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Tel: +47 9801 3356

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