[Mailman-Users] Stuck OutgoingRunner

Sebastian Hagedorn Hagedorn at uni-koeln.de
Tue Feb 6 11:09:22 EST 2018

--On 6. Februar 2018 um 08:01:18 -0800 Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net> wrote:

> On 02/06/2018 03:51 AM, Sebastian Hagedorn wrote:
>> --On 4. Februar 2018 um 12:54:43 +0900 Yasuhito FUTATSUKI
>> <futatuki at poem.co.jp> wrote:
>>> As far as I read the code, if OutgoingRunner catch SIGINT during waiting
>>> for response from the MTA, the signal handler for SIGINT in qrunner set
>>> flag to exit from loop, then socket module raise socket.error for EINTR,
>>> but SMTP module retry to read from socket and waiting for response until
>>> receiving response or connection closing (from MTA side or by error).
>>> Thus it cannot reach to the code to exit if the connection is kept alive
>>> and MTA send no data.
>> Thanks. I think that might be a possible explanation, but what could
>> cause a SIGINT to be sent to the OutgoingRunner?
> The above is an explanation of why the runner doesn't exit when it
> receives a SIGINT or SIGTERM from the master when you restart or stop
> Mailman and why you have to SIGKILL it. It suggests that what's
> happening when it's hung is it's waiting for a response from the MTA.

Ah OK, I misunderstood that part.
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