Innd dies after/during makehistory

Russ Allbery rra at
Mon Jul 17 05:48:15 UTC 2000

Gerd Hoerst <gh at> writes:

> I'm using the SuSe 6.4 with inn 2.2.2-32 and every night after a
> makehistory -buv

> Jul 13 18:16:54 capricorn innd: SERVER throttled makehistory is running
> Jul 13 18:20:00 capricorn rnews: cant open_remote Connection refused

> And at the end of makehistory "Can't restart innd - server died ?"
> the PID file of innd already exists (and actived is running) this happen
> every night. If i start makehistory manually the server (inn) die only
> sometimes not everytime.

I've seen some reports of this before, but I don't know what causes it.
Can you try attaching a debugger to innd right before you run makehistory
to see if you can catch the crash and give us a backtrace?

Russ Allbery (rra at             <>

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