But then why is MySQL the *only* thing I am having problems with? MySQL's
not the only application running on the box, it's not the only application
opening / closing tcp sockets, its not the only thing opening / closing file
*shrugs*... Maybe I should just rm -rf / and reinstall.....
----- Original Message -----
From: "Gelu Gogancea" <ggelu@stripped>
To: "Chris Knipe" <savage@stripped>; <mysql@stripped>
Sent: Sunday, August 18, 2002 8:01 PM
Subject: Re: Lost connections on Freebsd
> For sure "Bad file descriptor" error occur because your kernel it's not
> able to create handler for the new open file(don't forget...socket it's
> a file ) which must be open.
> G.NET SOFTWARE COMPANY
> Permanent e-mail address : gg@stripped
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Chris Knipe" <savage@stripped>
> To: <mysql@stripped>
> Sent: Sunday, August 18, 2002 8:14 PM
> Subject: Re: Lost connections on Freebsd
> > > ...or you have too many open files in the system.You reach the max.
> > > of files which can be opened by the OS.Try to increase file-max from
> > > /proc/sys/fs.
> > >
> > Highly doubtful. It's a brand new server installation, exactly the same
> > all my others, and it's not doing half as much as the others are....
> > The box runs mysql, apache, and exim... With less than 50 processes
> > at any given time...
> > It's FreeBSD as well btw, /proc/fs/ doesn't exist :P
> > -SNIP-
> > DESCRIPTION
> > The fstat utility identifies open files. A file is considered open
> > a
> > process if it was explicitly opened, is the working directory, root
> > directory, active executable text, or kernel trace file for that
> > process.
> > If no options are specified, fstat reports on all open files in the
> > sys-
> > tem.
> > -SNIP-
> > 749 open files reported... Far less than the maximum.
> > --
> > me
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