shallow thoughts on SHM

Richard Laager rlaager at
Mon Oct 28 20:40:07 UTC 2019

On 10/28/19 3:37 PM, Hal Murray wrote:
>> Are multiple readers a thing? What's the use case here? I mean, presumably
>> I'm not running multiple ntpds on the same system, right? 
> The idea is to be able to run shmmon without stopping ntpd.

That makes sense. Thanks!

> The other half of making the read side of SHM read only is that is cleans up 
> the file protections.



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