[mrtg] Re: lock file

Alex van den Bogaerdt alex at ergens.op.het.net
Sun Sep 1 00:57:53 MEST 2002

On Sat, Aug 31, 2002 at 01:25:55PM -0700, Gaurang Pandya wrote:

> And one more question, I am running my mrtg as daemon
> and every approx 5 mins I am getting a mail saying
> unable to open one of my config file which I have
> inculded in main config file, but mrtg graps shows
> things are fine. 

You're probably running mrtg in daemon mode *and* starting it
every 5 minutes again.

This means the first time you have one mrtg process, after 5
minutes you have two (one of them complaining about the lock
files from the other).

Fix that and your errors are gone.


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