Core (innd) with 20000627
laura at hydrophil.de
Fri Jun 30 14:29:37 UTC 2000
On Fri, 30 Jun 2000, Heath Kehoe wrote:
> One thing you could try (if you havn't already) is:
> 1) kill all of the news processes
> 2) delete the __db.* files in /news/spool/overview
> 3) run "ovdb_recover -f" (as the news user)
> 4) rc.news
Did that and the overview looks ok for now. But that didn't
solve the problem with the articles that got accepted twice ...
I think the complete history, spool and overview is mangled.
BTW, I saw that several times in the past even when everything
was ok: After a "rc.news stop", there are processes that won't
11457 pts/2 S 0:00 -bash
13600 pts/2 S 0:00 tail -f log/news.notice
11428 pts/1 S 0:00 -bash
13695 pts/1 R 0:00 ps xf
24280 ? S 3:21 db_checkpoint -p 1 -k 2000
This time it was only one (db_checkpoint), but I've seen more
and different processes. Seen with db-3.0.55 as well as with
> This will only buy you some time until it gets corrupted again.
> I recommend that you delete your overview and downgrade to
I'll do that.
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