On Mon, Nov 04, 2002 at 12:37:15PM +0100, Nicolas MONNET (Tech) wrote:
> We get the same thing on FreeBSD machines quite often, and it's not
> related to the actual work being done; MySQL can sit idle but use up
> all CPU. It happens after a few days/weeks of uptime.
That's a known bug in FreeBSD's "threading" implementation.
Disable name resolution and it'll go away.
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