[1/4] from: gchiu::compkarori::co::nz at: 12-Jul-2003 19:22
I had a bit of a shock this afternoon. Had an email from my ISP advising that they had suspended my cgi directory as I had been using too much in the way of CPU resources. Apparently the problem was vanilla.r which had spawned 50 processes using up 85% of the CPU time. I'm using Solaris version 2.5 of core. Anyone any ideas as to why this is happening? I note that Solaris is not one of the platforms for which a new core has been released :( Is this something to do with not having a 'quit in the vanilla script? -- Graham Chiu http://www.compkarori.com/vanilla <<-- currently down
[2/4] from: Carl:rebol at: 12-Jul-2003 1:48
>Apparently the problem was vanilla.r which had spawned 50 >processes using up 85% of the CPU time. >I'm using Solaris version 2.5 of core. Anyone any ideas >as to why this is happening?
Version 2.5? What's the next digit in the tuple? That's the one we need. There was a problem in earlier versions that left a zombie process (async DNS) hanging. Sounds like the problem you have. Testing vanilla with 2.5.0 here shows the problem, I've got 143 zombies. But seems to work fine under 2.5.5. Upgrade to Solaris Sparc Core 2.5.5 from the website. Site shows it's there. -Carl
[3/4] from: gchiu:compkarori at: 12-Jul-2003 22:25
On Sat, 12 Jul 2003 1:48:40 -0700 [Carl--rebol--com] wrote:
>>Apparently the problem was vanilla.r which had spawned 50 >>processes using up 85% of the CPU time.
<<quoted lines omitted: 8>>>got 143 zombies. >But seems to work fine under 2.5.5.
It is version 18.104.22.168.1, so I am running the latest. Is there an experimental version for Solaris in the works. I also understood that these zombies left by async DNS didn't consume any CPU time, but the ones seen by my ISP were doing so. -- Graham Chiu Compkarori http://www.compkarori.co.nz/index.php Karori Shopping Mall, Karori, Wellington, NZ ph: +64 4 939-0212 fax: +64 4 949-9088
[4/4] from: tomc:darkwing:uoregon at: 12-Jul-2003 13:05
Graham there is a core 2.5.5 for solaris bionix [~]% bin/rebol REBOL/Core 22.214.171.124.1 Copyright 1997-2003 REBOL Technologies REBOL is a Trademark of REBOL Technologies All rights reserved. Component: "REBOL Mezzanine Extensions" 126.96.36.199 (30-Nov-2002/13:47:03) Component: "REBOL Internet Protocols" 188.8.131.52 (15-Nov-2002/5:20:31) Finger protocol loaded Whois protocol loaded Daytime protocol loaded SMTP protocol loaded POP protocol loaded IMAP protocol loaded HTTP protocol loaded FTP protocol loaded NNTP protocol loaded Component: "System Port" 184.108.40.206 (2-Jan-2003/1:37:25) Script: "User Preferences" (24-Jul-2002/15:42:43-7:00) ... the `quit thing gives me headaches with scripts scattered all over the place native! is undefined ... On Sat, 12 Jul 2003, Graham Chiu wrote:
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