Your message dated Wed, 04 Apr 2018 21:06:26 +0200
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and subject line Re: Bug#894762: cups-daemon: with IdleExitTimeout 60, 
correctly exits when idle for 60 s, but immediately respawns [regression]
has caused the Debian Bug report #894762,
regarding cups-daemon: with IdleExitTimeout 60, correctly exits when idle for 
60 s, but immediately respawns [regression]
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Package: cups-daemon
Version: 2.2.7-1
Severity: normal

Dear Debian Printing Team,
I noticed a weird misbehavior of cupsd, which seems to be a regression.

I had configured /etc/cups/cupsd.conf with the directive

  IdleExitTimeout 60

in order to let cupsd exit when idle for 60 s: the feature (with
systemd socket activation) was working correctly.

However, after upgrading

  [UPGRADE] cups:amd64 2.2.6-5 -> 2.2.7-1
  [UPGRADE] cups-bsd:amd64 2.2.6-5 -> 2.2.7-1
  [UPGRADE] cups-client:amd64 2.2.6-5 -> 2.2.7-1
  [UPGRADE] cups-common:amd64 2.2.6-5 -> 2.2.7-1
  [UPGRADE] cups-core-drivers:amd64 2.2.6-5 -> 2.2.7-1
  [UPGRADE] cups-daemon:amd64 2.2.6-5 -> 2.2.7-1
  [UPGRADE] cups-ipp-utils:amd64 2.2.6-5 -> 2.2.7-1
  [UPGRADE] cups-ppdc:amd64 2.2.6-5 -> 2.2.7-1
  [UPGRADE] cups-server-common:amd64 2.2.6-5 -> 2.2.7-1

cupsd exits after 60 s of inactivity, but is mysteriously respawned
immediately.
The net result of all this is that cupsd gets restarted once every
60 s, which is annoying (especially because of colord verbosity,
see bug #750533).

The fact is that I cannot understand why cupsd gets respawned,
when nobody is attempting to print anything or to use the web
interface.
And I am pretty sure that cups-daemon/2.2.6-5 did not exhibit
this misbehavior.

Could you please investigate this issue?

Thanks for your time and helpfulness!
Bye.



-- System Information:
Debian Release: buster/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (800, 'testing'), (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 4.15.0-2-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8), 
LANGUAGE=en_US:en (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)
LSM: AppArmor: enabled

Versions of packages cups-daemon depends on:
ii  adduser           3.117
ii  bc                1.07.1-2
ii  dpkg              1.19.0.5
ii  libavahi-client3  0.7-3.1
ii  libavahi-common3  0.7-3.1
ii  libc6             2.27-2
ii  libcups2          2.2.7-1
ii  libcupsmime1      2.2.7-1
ii  libdbus-1-3       1.12.6-2
ii  libgssapi-krb5-2  1.16-2
ii  libpam0g          1.1.8-3.7
ii  libpaper1         1.1.24+nmu5
ii  libsystemd0       238-3
ii  lsb-base          9.20170808
ii  procps            2:3.3.12-4
ii  ssl-cert          1.0.39

Versions of packages cups-daemon recommends:
pn  avahi-daemon  <none>
ii  colord        1.3.3-2
ii  cups-browsed  1.20.1-1+b1

Versions of packages cups-daemon suggests:
ii  cups                             2.2.7-1
ii  cups-bsd                         2.2.7-1
ii  cups-client                      2.2.7-1
ii  cups-common                      2.2.7-1
ii  cups-filters [foomatic-filters]  1.20.1-1+b1
pn  cups-pdf                         <none>
ii  cups-ppdc                        2.2.7-1
ii  cups-server-common               2.2.7-1
ii  foomatic-db                      20180210-1
ii  ghostscript                      9.22~dfsg-2
pn  hplip                            <none>
ii  poppler-utils                    0.62.0-2
ii  printer-driver-gutenprint        5.2.13-2
ii  printer-driver-hpcups            3.17.10+repack0-5
pn  smbclient                        <none>
ii  udev                             238-3

-- no debconf information

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--- Begin Message ---
Le mercredi, 4 avril 2018, 12.59:07 h CEST Brian Potkin a écrit :
> This means cups.service has acquired an extra directive
> "Restart=always".

Indeed. That's to make sure CUPS is restarted even when exiting normally (such 
as configuration changes.

You can configure this by creating a /etc/systemd/system/cups.service with
[Service]
Restart=no

As that's an upstream decision, I'm hereby closing this bugreport. Please 
reopen if you think a Debian-specific patch could make sense.

Cheers,
    OdyX

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