Re: How to rate limit processes started by incron?

From: Matthew Miller <>
Date: Tue, 11 May 2010 15:30:03 -0400

On Tue, May 11, 2010 at 09:20:53PM +0200, Christoph Sievers wrote:
> which script do you mean?

The script you're running from incron.

> Am I going to miss events that way?

Like I said, it's a risk due to the race condition.

There's some other approaches you could use, but most things using incron
are going to have one drawback or another. Have you considered using inotify

Matthew Miller           blocked-address          <>
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