PID stored in _.vsl doesn't appear to be correct in 2.1

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Thu Apr 15 09:14:26 CEST 2010

In message <v2l294d5daa1004141625ld2ac4fcp71714a864f5182eb at>, Mar
k Moseley writes:

You're right.

Fixed in r4661, will be in 2.1.1



>This could easily be a misconfiguration, but I've been playing with
>2.1 lately with minor modifications to a long-running 2.0.5/2.0.6
>setup. My monit has an annoying tendency to lose track of varnishd and
>try to start up a new instance, when one is already running. When this
>happens, the original varnishd keeps running just fine but the _.vsl
>is trashed, so things like varnishstat and varnishlog are just idle,
>though I can see varnishd serving up traffic.
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