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From: "Williams, Dan J" <dan.j.williams@intel.com>
To: "linux-nvdimm@lists.01.org" <linux-nvdimm@lists.01.org>,
	"Verma, Vishal L" <vishal.l.verma@intel.com>
Cc: "andreas@canonical.com" <andreas@canonical.com>
Subject: Re: [ndctl PATCH 2/2] ndctl, monitor: in daemon mode, exit successfully if no DIMMs are found
Date: Fri, 5 Oct 2018 00:05:37 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <ae5d56a43ee6fa728643dfeb8815e3c00cbb7e1e.camel@intel.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20181005000057.30186-2-vishal.l.verma@intel.com>

On Thu, 2018-10-04 at 18:00 -0600, Vishal Verma wrote:
> When we are running as a daemon, it is preferred to exit successfully
> when no DIMMs are found. When running in the foreground, retain an
> error
> return so that the user can be notified that nothing was found to
> monitor.
> 
> In the longer term, replace this with a libudev uevent monitor that
> will
> look for DIMM addition/removal events, and update the running
> monitor(s)
> if the DIMMs match the active filter spec.
> 
> Link: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/ndctl/+bug/1781268
> Reported-by: Andreas Hasenack <andreas@canonical.com>
> Cc: Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>

Looks good to me, if no one is sticking around to reap the error might
as well claim success.

Reviewed-by: Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>

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  reply	other threads:[~2018-10-05  0:05 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-10-05  0:00 [ndctl PATCH 1/2] ndctl, monitor: fix the severity of the "daemon started" message Vishal Verma
2018-10-05  0:00 ` [ndctl PATCH 2/2] ndctl, monitor: in daemon mode, exit successfully if no DIMMs are found Vishal Verma
2018-10-05  0:05   ` Williams, Dan J [this message]
2018-10-05  5:15   ` Qi, Fuli
2018-10-05  0:04 ` [ndctl PATCH 1/2] ndctl, monitor: fix the severity of the "daemon started" message Williams, Dan J
2018-10-05  4:08 ` Yasunori Goto
2018-10-05  4:23   ` Dan Williams
2018-10-05  4:59     ` Qi, Fuli
     [not found]       ` <4adb62046776c34d28172a94aa95157774e41644.camel@intel.com>
2018-10-05  6:15         ` Qi, Fuli

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