Subject: Re: bin/3280: ypserv creats pid file of wrong contents; it records pid of parent
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From: Mike Long <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 03/03/1997 14:45:27
>Date: Mon, 3 Mar 1997 12:30:47 -0500 (EST)
>From: der Mouse  <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
>> >Fix:
>> 	Note that this patch also includes indentation fix of line
>> 	`openlog("ypserv", LOG_PID, LOG_DAEMON);'.
>Based on the original code, the intent was probably to have the openlog
>within the scope of the if, in which case the correct thing to do is
>add braces, not dedent the openlog() call. :-)  Not that it might not
>be better to do the openlog all the time, but it should be thought

The line immediately after the if calls err(); I strongly doubt that
the author intended to call openlog() after err(), which never
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