JBoss ON agent process started with runuser will not stay running

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  • After starting or restarting agent using runuser, agent is not running.
  • Does rhq-agent-wrapper.sh detach from HUP or SIGHUP events and the like?


  • Red Hat JBoss Operations Network (ON) 3.3
  • JBoss ON agent started using the runuser command and rhq-agent-wrapper.sh: runuser - jbossadmin /opt/jboss/on/rhq-agent/bin/rhq-agent-wrapper.sh restart

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