Patch Submission Rules?

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Tue Jun 4 18:08:40 UTC 2019


On Tue, Jun 04, 2019 at 01:10:38PM -0400, Thomas Ward wrote:

> I know it comes up many times, but is there a specific document where
> submitting a patch for consideration via the mailing list exists?  We

> discovered a nasty evil race condition with pidfiles and how NGINX
> handles them vs. SystemD downstream in Ubuntu with single-core
> containers and VMs and systems where the nginx service has some
> fail-to-run problems due to some PIDfile headaches, and the one who
> wrote the patch wants to submit it for consideration or at least to
> spark some discussion on potentially handling the fixes.

Likely discussed in this thread (in Russian):

TL;DR: the "systemd: PID file ... not readable (yet?) after start"
messages are harmless and can be safely ignored.  Some patches can 
be seen here:

Both rejected.

Maxim Dounin

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