[ic] Recently running cats on 2 IC installs failing
db at m-and-d.com
Fri Aug 26 12:31:14 UTC 2011
> Hi, I have 3 recently running catalogs failing on 2 different Interchange
> installations (low traffic settings) on the same server. One is 4.8.5 and
> one is 5.6. This seems to have happened after installing several Centos4
> package updates, including a perl update on my VPS which affected
> /usr/local/bin/perl. Have I already answered my own question or can anyone
> offer a place to start?
> Apache 2.2.19 PHP 5.2.17
> MySQL 5.5.14 Perl 5.14.1
> The 5.6 catalog is running old signals and appears to start fine, without
> errors in interchange.cfg, but sends browser a 500 Internal Server Error.
> Nothing of interest in debug.log. Catalog.cfg has this:
> 22.214.171.124 c8bQIn9C:126.96.36.199 - [25/August/2011:16:32:07 -0500] 1982
> /cgi-bin/1982 Runtime error: Can't locate object method "func" via package
> "DBI::db" at /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.14.1/i686-linux/DBD/mysql.pm
> line 227.
> I have 2 cats on 4.8.5 with this browser error:
> We are sorry, but the Interchange server is unavailable due to a
> system error. read: Connection reset by peer (104)
> Here is something from the 4.8.5 (old, non-mySQL) interchange error.log
> after a restart:
> - - - [25/August/2011:14:22:24 -0500] - - hammered PID 18125 running 300
> - - - [25/August/2011:14:22:30 -0500] - - Spurious PID file for process
> 18142 supposedly running 302 seconds
> - - - [25/August/2011:14:31:03 -0500] - - Low traffic settings.
> - - - [25/August/2011:14:31:03 -0500] - - ...UI is loaded...
> - - - [25/August/2011:14:31:03 -0500] - - Interchange V4.8.5
> - - - [25/August/2011:14:31:03 -0500] - - Config 'cat1' at server startup
> - - - [25/August/2011:14:31:04 -0500] - - Config 'cat2' at server startup
> - - - [25/August/2011:14:31:04 -0500] - - START server (26169) (INET and
> 188.8.131.52 - - [25/August/2011:14:32:01 -0500] - /cgi-bin/cat1 CGI
> mapping error: Undefined catalog: /cgi-bin/cat1 at
> /home/cambridge/chs/interchange/lib/Vend/Server.pm line 182.
> 184.108.40.206 - - [25/August/2011:14:32:01 -0500] - /cgi-bin/cat1 Died in
> server spawn: Can't kill a non-numeric process ID at
> /home/cambridge/chs/interchange/lib/Vend/Server.pm line 1008.
> - - - [25/August/2011:14:37:01 -0500] - - hammered PID 26184 running 300
> Nothing is found in cat1 or cat2 error.log
> I sure hope someone can help as these have been down a few days now.
> Thanks in advance!
> Curt Hauge
Mike's advice has much more value of course, but do the Apache error
logs show anything? Sometimes clues can be found there. Any chance that
file ownership or permissions have changed? My catalogs seem to die if
the ~/cgi-bin/catalog files are not:
rwsr-xr-x 1 interch interch
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