hdaemonize

Library to handle the details of writing daemons for UNIX http://github.com/greydot/hdaemonize

Version on this page:0.5.0.1
LTS Haskell 15.14:0.5.6
Stackage Nightly 2020-06-01:0.5.6
Latest on Hackage:0.5.6

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BSD-3-Clause licensed by Anton Tayanovskyy, Fred Ross
Maintained by Lana Black <lanablack at amok dot cc>

Module documentation for 0.5.0.1

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Provides two functions that help writing better UNIX daemons, daemonize and serviced: daemonize does what a daemon should do (forking and closing descriptors), while serviced does that and more (syslog interface, PID file writing, start-stop-restart command line handling, dropping privileges).