Subject: Re: Another changer, another changer problem
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Brett Lymn <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/14/1998 09:12:27
According to Curt Sampson:
>Yes. If you ask any daemon or group to shutdown, the system shuts
>down all its dependents before it shuts down that daemon/group.
>(Every startup script takes `start' or `stop' as an argument.)
>This means that if you, say, shut down your database, it will make
>sure your web server and radius server which depend on that database
>are correctly shut down first.

Ahhh COOL!  Sounds like a very worthwhile thing to have in place :-)

Brett Lymn, Computer Systems Administrator, British Aerospace Australia
  And the monks would cry unto them, "Keep the bloody noise down!"
  - Mort, Terry Pratchett.