[smokeping-users] Re: Alerts cause Smokeping to stop working
ntyni+smokeping-users at mappi.helsinki.fi
Fri Jan 13 20:07:08 MET 2006
On Fri, Jan 06, 2006 at 11:52:41AM -0600, Scott Moseman wrote:
> Using an older version of Smokeping...
> # ../bin/smokeping -v
> $Id: Smokeping.pm,v 1.5 2004/10/21 21:10:51 oetiker Exp $
> Everything is fine and dandy until 3 hours comes around. At that
> point I get my alarms for the various devices that have been down
> (good) -- but Smokeping also stops collecting data for all of the
> other devices now! All graphs come to a halt. The Smokeping daemon
> is still running but it's not gathering any data. I can stop/start
> the daemon and this situation will happen again.
> Am I doing something wrong? Is this a bug fixed in a later version of
> Smokeping? I did a scan through the CHANGES for the newer versions
> and could not find anything that seemed like it was a bug fix for a
> related problem. Maybe I'm missing something?
the 1.x series is quite deprecated by now; please try the latest 2.x
version (currently 2.0.5). I don't remember seeing this particular
bug, but there have been several changes to the alert code and
last I checked, the alerts were working for me.
If the problem persists, please include the output of 'smokeping -debug'
along with your configuration file.
If you want to stay with the old version, you'll have to debug this
yourself. A good start is still 'smokeping -debug' and possibly running
strace (or truss or trace or whatever your OS calls it) on the stalled
daemon to see if it's eg. waiting for some child process to finish.
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