W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-jigsaw@w3.org > July to August 1996

/Admin/Exit

From: Anselm Baird-Smith <abaird@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 9 Aug 1996 16:03:39 +0500
Message-Id: <9608092003.AA01879@www18.w3.org>
To: Dave Makower <davemak@pencom.com>
Cc: www-jigsaw@w3.org
Dave Makower writes:
 > I understand that the only way to properly shut down the server is GET the
 > resource /Admin/Exit.  However, on Windows 95, I have found that this never
 > succeeds in actually shutting down the server process.  All it does is
 > cause my Netscape browser to time out waiting for a reply, and for the
 > server process to hang.  I invariably have to use ctrl-C to shut it down,
 > even after GETting the /Admin/Exit resource.
 > 
 > Is this just the way it "works" right now, or am I doing something wrong?

On Sun's implementation, daemon threads are never considered the way
they should. So even though you have to ctrl-c the server, it still
did save your configuration (hopefully). The thing that surprises me
is that your browser hangs, but the new Jigsaw release will prbably
prevent this anyway.

Anselm.
Received on Friday, 9 August 1996 16:03:49 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Monday, 9 April 2012 12:13:25 GMT