The road to v0.10.1 or v0.11

Konstantin Ryabitsev mricon at
Fri Jan 17 20:29:19 CET 2014

On 17/01/14 01:22 PM, Jason A. Donenfeld wrote:
>> But scan for repos is caught by the cache most of the time, and
>> > presumably even if we run persistently we still need to do that
>> > periodically (or use inotify); or do we just rely on the process being
>> > replaced when the set of repositories changes?
> Generally the idea is you restart the fcgi process when things change,
> or at least send it a SIGUSR1. But we could be fancy and support
> inotify/kqueue...

The process that updates the repositories may not have permissions to
send SIGUSR1 to the fcgid process -- either because they are running as
different users or because there are SELinux policies preventing it.

It's really best if cgit recognizes when things like projects.list have

Konstantin Ryabitsev
Senior Systems Administrator
Linux Foundation Collab Projects
Montréal, Québec

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