Re: reload/postmap race condition
- On Sun, Apr 30, 2006 at 01:25:25AM +0200, mouss wrote:
> As far as I understand, if you change main.cf, you postfix reload. ifIf you make complex multi-state changes from state "A" to state "B"
> you change a hash map, you postmap it. now, what if you do both?
> In short, assume that I modify main.cf and I modify some hash files.
> - If I do reload: I may be using the wrong db (not exists or no yet
> - If I do postmap: the maps may be different from what postfix _is_ using.
and the intermediate states are of necessity invalid, you stop Postfix,
make all the changes, start Postfix.
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