SOCKET-EVENT(7) - man page online | overview, conventions, and miscellany
Event signalling that a socket connection has been made.
socket-event(7) Miscellaneous Information Manual socket-event(7)
NAMEsocket - event signalling that a socket connection has been made
SYNOPSISsocket PROTO=PROTO PORT=PORT ADDR=ADDR socket PROTO=PROTO SOCKET_PATH=PATH
DESCRIPTIONThe socket event is generated by the upstart-socket-bridge(8) daemon when a socket connec‐ tion is made whose details match the socket event condition and environment specified in a jobs start on or stop on stanza. When an incoming connection is detected, the file descriptor representing the socket is passed to the job in question to allow it to accept(2) the connection. Additionally, the environment variable UPSTART_EVENTS will contain the name of the event ("socket") and the environment variable UPSTART_FDS will contain the number of the file descriptor corre‐ sponding to the listening socket.
EXAMPLESInternet (IPv4) socket Start web server when first client connects from localhost: start on socket PROTO=inet PORT=80 ADDR=127.0.0.1 Internet (IPv6) socket Start job when a client connects from localhost: start on socket PROTO=inet6 PORT=80 ADDR=::1 Local socket start on socket PROTO=unix SOCKET_PATH=/var/run/.s.pgsql.1234 Abstract socket start on socket PROTO=unix SOCKET_PATH=@/at/upstart/example
AUTHORWritten by Scott James Remnant <@netsplit.com> Manual page written by James Hunt <@ubuntu.com>
BUGSReport bugs at <https://launchpad.net/upstart/+bugs>
COPYRIGHTCopyright © 2011 Canonical Ltd. This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
upstart 2011-03-08 socket-event(7)
SEE ALSOinit(5) init(8) socket(2) socket(7) upstart-socket-bridge(8)
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|socket-event(7)||referred by||upstart(8) | upstart-events(7) | upstart-socket-bridge(8)|
|refer to||accept(2) | socket(2) | socket(7) | upstart(5) | upstart-socket-bridge(8)|