[Users] [Bug 2828] Use MD5 digest for socket name

Rich Pieri richard.pieri at gmail.com
Sun Dec 2 02:26:31 CET 2012

On Sat,  1 Dec 2012 22:31:00 +0100 (CET)
noreply at thewildbeast.co.uk wrote:

> --- Comment #3 from Colin Leroy  2012-12-01 22:30:59 ---
> Hi,
> So, CVS now has rc_dir canonicalized. Two issues with that patch
> though: 1) unified diff please

I'll work on it this coming week. I've been busy the past couple of
days. Perhaps you heard about the city-wide power failure in Cambridge,
MA on Thursday afternoon? My mail server ate it's system drive because
of that despite the server being on a UPS and being shut down cleanly
(it seemed). I spent Friday afternoon and evening building a new mail
server and restoring my users' mail from backups and the salvaged data

> So, TL;DR for 2) is that the normal socket for normal RC dir must not
> change name until the sun goes red giant on us :)

Does it make sense to test the existence of both sockets and do
the right thing if either exists?

Rich P.

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