Is buffindexed overview corruption problem fixed in -STABLE?

Alex Kiernan alexk at demon.net
Sat May 5 06:38:56 UTC 2001


Katsuhiro Kondou <kondou at nec.co.jp> writes:

> In article <20010329005041P.kondou at inn.do.mms.mt.nec.co.jp>,
> 	Katsuhiro Kondou <kondou at nec.co.jp> wrote;
> 
> } if the problem goes to worse.  I'll investigate how this
> } happens, but I've been a bit busy on my current job.
> 
> I've found the problem and how this('buffindexed: ovgroupmmap
> ovbuff is null') comes.  Fixed now for both STABLE(not 2.3.2)
> and CURRENT.

Post patching:

May  5 01:10:46 e4500-2.eng.demon.net expireover[25745]: [ID 188097 news.error] buffindexed: ovgroupmmap ovbuff is null(ovindex is 12297, ovblock is 892811573
May  5 01:10:46 e4500-2.eng.demon.net expireover[25745]: [ID 260700 news.error] buffindexed: could not open overview for 'alt.bbs.telefinder'
May  5 01:11:02 e4500-2.eng.demon.net expireover[25745]: [ID 188097 news.error] buffindexed: ovgroupmmap ovbuff is null(ovindex is 2339, ovblock is 909523249
May  5 01:11:03 e4500-2.eng.demon.net expireover[25745]: [ID 260700 news.error] buffindexed: could not open overview for 'alt.binaries.cd.image'
May  5 01:11:59 e4500-2.eng.demon.net expireover[25745]: [ID 188097 news.error] buffindexed: ovgroupmmap ovbuff is null(ovindex is 12809, ovblock is 859387441
May  5 01:11:59 e4500-2.eng.demon.net expireover[25745]: [ID 260700 news.error] buffindexed: could not open overview for 'alt.binaries.erotica.teen'
May  5 01:12:21 e4500-2.eng.demon.net expireover[25745]: [ID 188097 news.error] buffindexed: ovgroupmmap ovbuff is null(ovindex is 13616, ovblock is 825375026
May  5 01:12:21 e4500-2.eng.demon.net expireover[25745]: [ID 260700 news.error] buffindexed: could not open overview for 'alt.binaries.fonts'
May  5 01:12:48 e4500-2.eng.demon.net expireover[25745]: [ID 188097 news.error] buffindexed: ovgroupmmap ovbuff is null(ovindex is -10585, ovblock is 925960615
May  5 01:12:48 e4500-2.eng.demon.net expireover[25745]: [ID 260700 news.error] buffindexed: could not open overview for 'alt.binaries.mac.fonts'

plus plenty more I'm afraid :-(

Do the database's need nuking & rebuilding?

-- 
Alex Kiernan, Principal Engineer, Development, Thus PLC


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