Bug#611614: libapache2-mod-shib2: /etc/init.d/shibd removes pidfile before (unsuccesful) attept to stop daemon

Ferenc Wagner wferi at niif.hu
Tue Feb 1 17:11:08 UTC 2011

Ferenc Wagner <wferi at niif.hu> writes:

> It looks like our squeeze branch misses the merge of bug/unlink-pidfile.
> Nor was upstream/2.3.1+dfsg merged into that bugfix branch...
> As things stand, our master branch has the fix (e3f9f278) but our debian
> branch does not, so when I branched squeeze off it the fix got lost.
> I'm a little uncertain how to untagle this...

This is an RC bug (a policy violation) and we're very close to the
release, so I proceeded to push what I found appropriate.  I'm building
the -5 package now and hope to test it soon.  Comments more than welcome.

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