dccifd stabilty issues with 1.2.74

Cami camis@mweb.co.za
Mon Mar 28 18:38:54 UTC 2005

Kelsey Cummings wrote:
> I've had similar problems in the past with dccifd but not this bad.  The
> last version we were running before 1.2.74 was, however, very stable.  I'm
> not sure what it was Vernon - perhaps you have it recorded since the server
> pages have already been updated.
> Basically, the problem is that dccifd just disapears.  No log messages and
> no core so it's really hard to even start troubleshooting the problem.
> It's happening across four servers running dccd and dccifd - each on
> processes about 100 messages/minute.  The process will survive for a
> seemingly random period of time - generally on the order of hours.  Since I
> upgraded on Friday I've seen around 5 crashes between the 4 servers.
> Any one else seeing this problem?

Confirmed, same setup (dccd/dccifd). I have 12 machines and all are
doing exactly the same thing. (The process randomly terminates/crashes).
I didnt bother mentioning it as i thought i was the only one having
this problem.


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