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@@ -45,6 +45,12 @@ provide features such as access control and logging.  Furthermore,
 .I /etc/services.
 Therefore, anybody can use \fBxinetd\fP to start special-purpose
+BEWARE of xinetd reload termination handling.
+For services with type = INTERNAL, SIGTERM signal will be sent.
+For services without type = INTERNAL, SIGKILL signall will be sent.
+Take this into an account when dealing with proper handling of the SIGTERM and SIGKILL.
+It is important to be aware of this as your xinetd service could be killed on a xinetd reload.
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