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IPC::PidStat::PidServeUser Contributed Perl DocumentIPC::PidStat::PidServer(3)

NAME
       IPC::PidStat::PidServer - Process ID existence server

SYNOPSIS
	 use IPC::PidStat::PidServer;

	 IPC::PidStat::PidServer->new(port=>1234)->start_server;

	 # Or more typically via the command line
	 pidstatd

DESCRIPTION
       IPC::PidStat::PidServer responds	to UDP requests	that contain a PID
       with a packet indicating	the PID	and if the PID currently exists.

       The Perl	IPC::Locker package optionally uses this daemon	to break locks
       for PIDs	that no	longer exists.

       new ([parameter=>value ...]);
	   Creates a server object.

       start_server ([parameter=>value ...]);
	   Starts the server.  Does not	return.

PARAMETERS
       port
	   The port number (INET) or name (UNIX) of the	lock server.  Defaults
	   to 'pidstatd' looked	up via /etc/services, else 1752.

DISTRIBUTION
       The latest version is available from CPAN and from
       <https://www.veripool.org/ipc-locker>.

       Copyright 2002-2019 by Wilson Snyder.  This package is free software;
       you can redistribute it and/or modify it	under the terms	of either the
       GNU Lesser General Public License Version 3 or the Perl Artistic
       License Version 2.0.

AUTHORS
       Wilson Snyder <wsnyder@wsnyder.org>

SEE ALSO
       IPC::Locker, IPC::PidStat, pidstatd

perl v5.32.0			  2019-10-26	    IPC::PidStat::PidServer(3)

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