Re: oafd lifecycle
- From: Elliot Lee <sopwith redhat com>
- To: Havoc Pennington <hp redhat com>
- Cc: <gnome-components-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: oafd lifecycle
- Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2001 16:39:37 -0400 (EDT)
On 16 Jul 2001, Havoc Pennington wrote:
> Elliot Lee <sopwith redhat com> writes:
> > Also, a timeout does not distinguish between oafd-as-objectdirectory
> > (which needs to timeout), oafd-as-activationcontext (which needs to die
> > with the session), and oafd-as-both (the lifetime of which is uncertain).
> Yikes. So, I have zero understanding of this -
> - what is an object directory
List of available & active implementations.
> - what is an activation context
Query broker aka list of object directories to use for answering queries.
> Also, it turns out that pstree shows OAF as child of init, so I'm not
> sure what's going on there. (I guess it's that we spawn it via the
> double fork.) So now I don't know why oafd is currently dying with the
I'm not sure how pstree creates its tree - by parent process, not process
group, I would suspect.
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responsibility to foist your changes upon users at large.
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