Thanks for the tip. Looking at it now.
From: email@example.com (J Wunsch)
Subject: Re: process monitoring tool (like SysV init)?
As Paul Traina wrote:
> I was thinking of hacking up a small program that would read a configuratio
> file and then spawn and monitor the health of several child processes based
> on the contents of the configuration file.
spawnd. Someone recently offered this to the ports list. Please read
the mailing list archive, and adopt this for a port.
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