Another stack trace

Dave Abrahams dave at
Wed Sep 28 18:28:50 BST 2011

on Wed Sep 28 2011, Sebastian Spaeth <> wrote:

> On Tue, 27 Sep 2011 09:21:03 -0400, Dave Abrahams <dave at> wrote:
>> What's the difference between a refresh run and a sync?
> If you set
> autorefresh = 20
> you will get a new sync every 20 minutes and sleep inbetween. SIGUSR1(?)
> aborts the sleep phase thus leading to a new sync. If you don't use
> autorefresh, you will directly quit after the sync anyway and no signal
> would make a difference.

So, to answer my own question... 

  a refresh run == a synchronization


Dave Abrahams
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