I recently had several instances where I had to try and figure out who holds 
what end of a unix pipe.
To make this operation a bit more streamlined I created a small script to 
follow a pipe. I think it will be useful for other people debugging VDSM 
especially bugs related to "out of process" helpers not closing FDs properly.

To see all the exists of a pipe just input a known end of the pipe: stahlband 
<PID> <FD>

$ stahlband 5758 5
PID: 5758 FD: 5 KIND: r
PID: 5758 FD: 6 KIND: w
PID: 5770 FD: 5 KIND: r
PID: 5770 FD: 6 KIND: w

The code is available on github:
https://github.com/ficoos/stahlband
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