CGRULESENGD(8) libcgroup Manual CGRULESENGD(8)NAMEcgrulesengd - control group rules daemon
DESCRIPTIONcgrulesengd is a daemon, which distributes processes to control groups.
When any process changes its effective UID or GID, cgrulesengd inspects
the list of rules loaded from the cgrules.conf file and moves the
process to the appropriate control group.
The list of rules is read during the daemon startup is are cached in
the daemon's memory. The daemon reloads the list of rules when it
receives SIGUSR2 signal. The daemon reloads the list of templates when
it receives SIGUSR1 signal.
The daemon opens a standard unix socket to receive 'sticky' requests
Write log messages to the given log file. When '-' is used as
<path>, log messages are written to the standard output. If '-f'
and '-s' are used together, the logs are sent to both destina‐
Write log messages to syslog. The default facility is DAEMON. If
'-f' and '-s' are used together, the logs are sent to both des‐
Don't fork the daemon, stay in the foreground.
Display more log messages. This option can be used three times
to enable more verbose log messages.
Display less log messages.
Equivalent to '-nvvvf -', i.e. don't fork the daemon, display
all log messages and write them to the standard output.
-g <group>|--socket-group=<group> Set the owner of cgrulesengd
socket. Assumes that cgexec runs with proper suid permissions so
it can write to the socket when cgexec --sticky is used.
controls verbosity of the tool. Allowed values are DEBUG, INFO,
WARNING or ERROR.
the default libcgroup configuration file
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