[smokeping-users] Severe lag when restarting Smokeping and webpage timing out.
brett.bronson at bigblockla.com
Wed Mar 5 01:10:02 CET 2014
Here is the apache error log that is listing smokeping:
As for debug mode, here's my output:
The host names do resolve; here's an example:
[04:07 PM]superuser at pipeline[/opt/smokeping/bin] > time fping larender001a
larender001a is alive
On Tue, Mar 4, 2014 at 3:32 PM, Brett Bronson
<brett.bronson at bigblockla.com>wrote:
> Also, it looks like the version I have running is actually the latest, I
> assumed it would output the version as 2.6.9. Sorry
> On Tue, Mar 4, 2014 at 3:29 PM, Brett Bronson <
> brett.bronson at bigblockla.com> wrote:
>> Okay, it looks like I was actually using an older version of smokeping.
>> I've removed it and installed the latest version on the site and my config
>> is as follows:
>> Before, I was able to get smokeping to work fine up until I added the
>> + nodes
>> menu = Render Node Latency
>> title = Render Node Latency (ICMP Pings)
>> ++ larender001a
>> host = larender001a
>> ++ larender001b
>> host = larender001b
>> ++ larender001c
>> host = larender001c
>> ++ larender001d
>> host = larender001d
>> ++ larender002a
>> host = larender002a
>> ++ larender002b
>> host = larender002b
>> ++ larender002c
>> host = larender002c
>> ++ larender002d
>> host = larender002d
>> Now that I look at the logs, it looks like it's still using the old
>> [ ... ]
>> Tue Mar 4 15:03:05 2014 - FPing: probing 5 targets with step 300 s and
>> offset 116 s.
>> Tue Mar 4 15:16:01 2014 - Smokeping version 2.006009 successfully
>> Tue Mar 4 15:16:01 2014 - Not entering multiprocess mode for just a
>> single probe.
>> Tue Mar 4 15:16:01 2014 - FPing: probing 13 targets with step 300 s and
>> offset 163 s.
>> Tue Mar 4 15:25:59 2014 - Smokeping version 2.006009 successfully
>> Tue Mar 4 15:25:59 2014 - Not entering multiprocess mode for just a
>> single probe.
>> Tue Mar 4 15:25:59 2014 - FPing: probing 13 targets with step 300 s and
>> offset 159 s.
>> Before, I used sudo apt-get install smokeping to install, but I later
>> removed it using sudo apt-get remove smokeping; however, it looks like it
>> didn't remove the old version? Any idea how I could resolve this so that it
>> loads up the newer version?
>> On Tue, Mar 4, 2014 at 2:28 PM, Gregory Sloop <gregs at sloop.net> wrote:
>>> I don't see a database section, so I assume it's somewhere else.
>>> [Nothing looks obviously wrong - but that was just a quick glance.]
>>> But when you first start SP after adding a bunch of targets, it's going
>>> to have to allocate/create the RRD for each of the targets.
>>> [Also, are there slaves, because it will create X * 60 new RRD's - where
>>> X is how many slave SP instances you have. (In addition to the master
>>> RRD's) ]
>>> I wouldn't think that would take 10m, but I can't see how much data
>>> you're stuffing in each RRD, or if you have slaves, which might help
>>> explain it.
>>> As to why web-pages won't work, I'm not sure. Have you looked at the
>>> apache logs to see what they say? Or run SP in debug mode? [smokeping
>>> I recently updated my smokeping Target configuration to include about 60
>>> of our machines in our render farm and noticed that restarting the
>>> smokeping service took about 10 minutes, and now our webpage will not load.
>>> Any ideas?
>>> My config:
>>> Brett Bronson
>>> Big Block | Pipeline TD
>>> [m] 805-338-6520
>> Brett Bronson
>> Big Block | Pipeline TD
>> [m] 805-338-6520
> Brett Bronson
> Big Block | Pipeline TD
> [m] 805-338-6520
Big Block | Pipeline TD
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