[icecast] ices2 + pid-file (was: ices2 + stdin + metadata)

Karl Heyes karl at xiph.org
Tue Feb 3 17:09:19 UTC 2004

On Tue, 2004-02-03 at 16:56, Thomas Weber wrote:
> Ok, so i have to know the PID of ices to send the update-signal. I've added
> this to my ices.xml:
> <pidfile>/home/www/bin/ices.pid</pidfile> (directly under the node <ices>)
> I thought i've seen this somewhere in the manual.
> However, when i start ices, no pid-file is created :-/ Is this the right
> way?

If you have added it to where the other general settings are, like logpath etc
then yes. It may of failed to open the pid file though, I'll add a message for
that case.


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