[fpc-pascal] Stopping daemon in linux

Jonas Maebe jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Mon Nov 9 12:05:37 CET 2009

On 09 Nov 2009, at 09:07, Michael Van Canneyt wrote:

> It should stop the daemons properly. This is the code that gets  
> executed:
> Procedure DoShutDown(Sig : Longint; Info : PSigInfo; Context :  
> PSigContext);
> cdecl;
> begin
>  Application.StopDaemons(True);
>  Application.Terminate;
> end;
> If it doesn't, something is wrong :(

Are both of these routines and all code they call safe for  
asynchronous execution? (i.e., can they be safely called when the  
program was in the middle of a getmem, I/O operation, ...) Usually the  
most you should ever do inside a signal handler is set some global  
variable, because you have no idea what code is currently actually  


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