[Adduser-devel] Bug#327804: adduser: does not detect running nscd properly anymore

Antti Salmela asalmela at iki.fi
Sun Oct 2 06:00:33 UTC 2005

I wonder why I didn't get this mail directly at all, had to fetch it from

On Sat, Oct 01, 2005 at 05:31:25PM +0200, Marc Haber wrote:
> nscd seems to fail silently if it is not running and an nscd -i foo is
> invoked. Would it be acceptable to ditch the pid file check in its
> entirety and only check for presence of the binary before trying to
> invalidate?

I think it would work just fine.

Antti Salmela

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