[rancid] Re: /tmp/.networking.run.lock exists
heas at shrubbery.net
Fri Jan 12 21:25:04 UTC 2007
Fri, Jan 12, 2007 at 02:05:27PM -0600, Justin Shore:
> It sounds like you're checking too many hosts in one single linear run
> and it's taking too long. You may want to either increase PAR_COUNT in
> etc/rancid.conf or you may want to run each of the groups listed in
> LIST_OF_GROUPS from cron separately.
> 0 */1 * * * rancid-run abc
> 0 */1 * * * rancid-run def
> 0 */1 * * * rancid-run ghi
> 0 */1 * * * rancid-run jkl
> 0 */1 * * * rancid-run mno
> I do both. I set PAR_COUNT to 5 and I run each of our POPs (how I break
> up LIST_OF_GROUPS) separately from cron. That way a slow speed link in
> one POP won't hold up the rancid on the other POPs.
> That's my take on your problem.
> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:rancid-discuss-bounces at shrubbery.net] On Behalf Of Pena, Antonio
> Sent: Friday, January 12, 2007 10:48 AM
> To: rancid-discuss at shrubbery.net
> Subject: [rancid] /tmp/.networking.run.lock exists
> I started to get this message after Rancid runs:
> more networking.20070112.110101
> starting: Fri Jan 12 11:01:01 EST 2007
> hourly config diffs failed: /tmp/.networking.run.lock exists
> -rw-r----- 1 rancid netadm 0 Jan 12 10:01 /tmp/.networking.run.lock
> ending: Fri Jan 12 11:01:01 EST 2007
> You have new mail in /var/spool/mail/root
> I deleted the file, but next time breaks again.
> Also found another file on /tmp/ called "rancid.networking.2447", if I
> cat this file comes with same message line....
> cvs update: [16:46:32] waiting for rancid's lock in
more likely that (another) cvs is hanging, either due a buggered local
repository or a user is holding the lock on the respository.
cvs update -AdP
should not hang.
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