[icecast] Runaway icecast again (more YP issues)
oddsock at oddsock.org
Fri Jun 20 02:36:57 UTC 2003
Geoff, to resolve the problem of the "Server exists" issue, I actually need
the stream name (I called it server name), as that is what is used (in
part) to key into the "Server exists" logic. Also, let me know if this is
still happening, or if it has resolved itself.
with regard to the system load above 8....what is your setting for
<yp-url-timeout> in your icecast.xml ? and which version of icecast2 are
you running ? This config item was put in so that problems contacting the
YP will time out after X seconds (specified by this parameter). That being
said, I am also going to look into fixing this issue of spawing threads,
hopefully for good, although it will take some time as it is very
At 10:23 AM 6/20/2003 +1000, you wrote:
>On Thu, 19 Jun 2003, oddsock wrote:
> > so thats the way it's supposed to work, and I just checked the DB, and
> > there are no stale entries, so you shouldn't be getting the "Server already
> > exists" message anymore, although clearly, according to your logs, you
> > are...so can you send me the Server NAme you are using (this is specified
> > in the source client) ? Feel free to send me the info to
>We've not restarted the server since we hit these problems earlier today.
>One thing that you'll notice from the log fragment I posted is that the
>server doesn't seem to wait between attempts to update the YP server. This
>is probably why the load runs so high. This doesn't solve why it's not
>working, but at least it would keep itself under control.
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