amavis crashing in Natty

Mark Martinec Mark.Martinec+amavis at
Wed Mar 30 03:36:48 CEST 2011

>> So what does a force-reload do?
> Just stop/start as far as I can tell:
>   restart|force-reload)
>       $0 stop
>       exec $0 start
>       ;;

Looks like the stop does not invoke an 'amavisd stop' but does it
in its own way - and gives up if the amavisd master process
does not terminate in 10 seconds after a SIGTERM. So a 'start'
following the non-completed stop stumbles across a still active
socket binding and aborts.


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