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restart process if killed improperly

Posted 06-27-2013 at 11:00 AM by sumeet inani

Hi , i am using qbittorrent in fedora 17
It frequently happens that
Catching SIGSEGV, please report a bug at
and provide the following backtrace:
qBittorrent version: v3.0.9
stack trace:
[4]+  Segmentation fault      (core dumped) qbittorrent  (wd: ~/sumeet)
So I ran this script which works well
until qbittorrent; do
    echo "Server 'qbittorrent' crashed with exit code $?.  Respawning.." >&2
	echo kill time date is $(date)
    sleep 10
When I ran 'kill -9 PID-of-qbittorrent'
Then the process respawned which is desired.
But when I ran 'kill PID-of-qbittorrent' which is polite way to close application (read from
I have seen this process get aborted by signals SIGSEGV(6) , SIGABRT(11).
This is fun.
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