On Nov 14, Bill Adams wrote:
> > PS: If I run the mysqladmin shutdown command, then check "top" in
> > another console, both the daemon and the mysqladmin command continue to
> > run indefinitely -- and I have waited an hour to see if it's just slow.
> > That doesn't seem to be the case.
> This seems like an OS bug to me. All of the things you mention in your last
> email should stop mysql from running.
What OS do you use ?
The behaviour you're describing I've seen two-three years ago on FreeBSD
due to some bug/deficiency in FreeBSD threads.
Since then it was fixed (in FreeBSD I mean).
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