impossible size of whitelist whiteclnt.dccw in dcc-1.3.95

Vernon Schryver vjs@calcite.rhyolite.com
Tue Sep 16 14:51:15 UTC 2008


> From: Gary Mills <mills@cc.umanitoba.ca>

> I believe I've seen this problem in earlier versions than dcc-1.3.95
> as well.  Apparently, if whiteclnt.dccw is absent, `dccm' is unable to
> create one.  It logs messages like this:
>
>   Sep 15 13:30:08 setup01 dccm[7407]: [ID 702911 mail.error] unlink(whiteclnt.dccx): No such file or directory
>   Sep 15 13:30:08 setup01 dccm[7407]: [ID 702911 mail.error] rename(whiteclnt.dccx, whiteclnt.dccw): No such file or directory
>   Sep 15 13:30:08 setup01 dccm[7407]: [ID 702911 mail.error] impossible size of whitelist whiteclnt.dccw: 42108
>   Sep 15 13:30:08 setup01 dccm[7407]: [ID 702911 mail.notice] 1.3.95 listening to inet:3331 with /usr/local/dcc

There is an intermittent problem in (re)creating the main whiteclnt.dccw
when dccm first starts.

I have a fix it for the next release.

However, I think those error message may not matter.

> Afterwards, there's no whiteclnt.dccw file.

Are you sure whiteclnt.dccw does not appear within a few minutes?


thanks
Vernon Schryver    vjs@rhyolite.com



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