The Boston Diaries

The ongoing saga of a programmer who doesn't live in Boston, nor does he even like Boston, but yet named his weblog/journal “The Boston Diaries.”

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Tuesday, February 17, 2009

The Greylist Daemon: The “We only accept() invitations for 10 seconds” Version

Two quick notes.

One, the latest version of the greylist daemon has been released. 'Twas a small issue of bulk data transfers failing leaving a process that was hard to kill. And 'twas an easy fix (basically, don't ignore EINTR when calling accept(), and make sure we have a timeout on the call to accept()).

Two, apparently the version of xsltproc I have on lucy doesn't like the XSL files for my site (as I found out when trying to update the software page), which means I have some hideous debugging to do (and if you've ever seen XSL, you'll know what I mean).

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