[JDEV] using inittab to respawn server

Dustin Puryear dpuryear at usa.net
Tue Apr 10 09:48:17 CDT 2001

wil at home wrote:
> Just a note to those who want to make sure that your jabber server is up at
> all times, use inittab to have it automatically respawned whenever it dies.

True. However, if you do need to kill it you will then need to a little
bit of work. Another method is to write a simple script to invoke Jabber
whenever it notices the process has died. You could then trap a given
signal in the script to actually kill it. Just another method.

Regards, Dustin

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