Package description for 'libdaemon'

A lightweight C library which eases the writing of UNIX daemons

 libdaemon is a lightweight C library which eases the writing of UNIX
 daemons. It consists of the following parts:

 A wrapper around fork() which does the correct daemonization procedure
 of a process. A wrapper around syslog() for simpler and compatible log
 output to Syslog or STDERR. An API for writing PID files. An API for
 serializing UNIX signals into a pipe for usage with select() or poll()

Various other information for package 'libdaemon'   (Repository 'base')


Author: Lennart Poettering <>
Maintainer: The ROCK Linux Project

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 0.12

Download: libdaemon-0.12.tar.gz

Buildtime: 3684 (5) seconds (on reference hardware)
Buildtime: 4512 (9) seconds (on reference hardware)
Package Size: 0.03 MB, 9 files

Dependencies: 00-dirtree bash2 binutils bzip2 coreutils cvm diffutils
Dependencies: findutils gawk gcc42 gcc42:dev glibc26 glibc26:dev grep libelf
Dependencies: linux26-headers:dev ltrace lynx make mktemp net-tools sed sysfiles
Dependencies: tar util-linux xmame

ROCK Sources:  libdaemon.cachelibdaemon.conflibdaemon.desc