/etc/init.d/fso-gpsd pid-file off by one

Joachim Ott jo.omsl at googlemail.com
Tue Dec 16 01:21:43 CET 2008

2008/12/15 Sascha Wessel <wessel at nefkom.net>

> On Mon, Dec 15, 2008 at 04:28:45PM +0100, Joachim Ott wrote:
> > Could it be that the PID-file is written before the fork() rather than
> after
> > it?
> fso-gpsd forks itself to the background.

That's what I wrote. The fucking PID-file is written before the fucking fork
is made.

> > created and a simple "killall -q fso-gpsd" is sufficient to terminate it.
> > Anyway, there can be only one fso-gpsd running, no PID-file needs to be
> There can be more than one.

Wrong. There can be only 1 fucking (in words:ONE  FUCKING) process that
binds to port 2947.
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