expireover problems with ovdb?

The Hermit Hacker scrappy at hub.org
Thu Sep 14 16:24:38 UTC 2000



damn damn damn damn :)  

ah well ... thanks :)

On Thu, 14 Sep 2000, Heath Kehoe wrote:

> >
> >Morning all ...
> >
> >	I just switched over to using ovdb vs buffindexed, and it appears
> >that expireover gets "stuck", and locks up the whole system (news system,
> >not operating system) ...
> >
> >	A gcore of the expireover process reveals:
> >
> >(gdb) bt
> >#0  0x280d7532 in __db_shalloc_free () from /usr/local/lib/libdb3.1.so
> >#1  0x280f7c62 in __memp_mf_discard () from /usr/local/lib/libdb3.1.so
> >#2  0x280f6860 in __memp_bhfree () from /usr/local/lib/libdb3.1.so
> >#3  0x280f5dc9 in __memp_alloc () from /usr/local/lib/libdb3.1.so
> >#4  0x280f6d83 in memp_fget () from /usr/local/lib/libdb3.1.so
> >#5  0x280b5343 in __bam_c_next () from /usr/local/lib/libdb3.1.so
> >#6  0x280b429c in __bam_c_get () from /usr/local/lib/libdb3.1.so
> >#7  0x280ce529 in __db_c_get () from /usr/local/lib/libdb3.1.so
> >#8  0x28081e83 in ovdb_expiregroup () at ovdb.c:987
> >#9  0x2806b90e in OVexpiregroup () at ov.c:312
> >#10 0x80490f6 in main (argc=3, argv=0xbfbff074) at expireover.c:167
> >#11 0x8048ab9 in _start ()
> >
> >	If that helps ... a truss of the process just sits there, nothing
> >coming up on the screen ...
> >
> 
> Which version of BerkeleyDB are you using?  3.1.14 is known to
> have bugs in its memp* stuff that can cause that.  Upgrade to
> 3.1.17 if you havn't already.
> 
> -heath
> 

Marc G. Fournier                   ICQ#7615664               IRC Nick: Scrappy
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