daemon.c   [plain text]


/*	$OpenBSD: daemon.c,v 1.6 2005/08/08 08:05:33 espie Exp $ */
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/* OPENBSD ORIGINAL: lib/libc/gen/daemon.c */

#include "includes.h"

#ifndef HAVE_DAEMON

#include <sys/types.h>

#ifdef HAVE_SYS_STAT_H
# include <sys/stat.h>
#endif

#ifdef HAVE_FCNTL_H
# include <fcntl.h>
#endif

#ifdef HAVE_UNISTD_H
# include <unistd.h>
#endif

int
daemon(int nochdir, int noclose)
{
	int fd;

	switch (fork()) {
	case -1:
		return (-1);
	case 0:
		break;
	default:
		_exit(0);
	}

	if (setsid() == -1)
		return (-1);

	if (!nochdir)
		(void)chdir("/");

	if (!noclose && (fd = open(_PATH_DEVNULL, O_RDWR, 0)) != -1) {
		(void)dup2(fd, STDIN_FILENO);
		(void)dup2(fd, STDOUT_FILENO);
		(void)dup2(fd, STDERR_FILENO);
		if (fd > 2)
			(void)close (fd);
	}
	return (0);
}

#endif /* !HAVE_DAEMON */