Bug 78134 - Apache using up semaphores without clearing previous disused semaphores
Summary: Apache using up semaphores without clearing previous disused semaphores
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 74543
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: apache
Version: 7.3
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
QA Contact: Brian Brock
URL:
Whiteboard:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2002-11-19 11:31 UTC by Caniffe
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:48 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of:
Environment:
Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:50:10 UTC


Attachments (Terms of Use)
Semaphore List - Before Apache Restart (5.59 KB, text/plain)
2002-11-19 11:33 UTC, Caniffe
no flags Details
Semaphore List - Post Apache Restart (5.70 KB, text/plain)
2002-11-19 11:34 UTC, Caniffe
no flags Details

Description Caniffe 2002-11-19 11:31:31 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1)

Description of problem:
When restarting Apache 7.3 w/mod_frontpage, apache boots as normal but creates 
an additional two semaphore arrays without clearing or deleting the old ones.  
This poses a problem when apache is restarted thus 64 times, then reaching the 
128 semaphore array "normal" limit.  Compiling the apache source and 
integrating php+mysql+mod_frontpage without using RedHat RPMs does not stack 
up on semaphores.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install RH 7.3, Apache with PHP + MySQL.
2. Install mod_frontpage 1.6.2+
3. Restart Apache
	

Actual Results:  An additional two semaphore arrays are created, leaving 
redundant semaphores in memory.

Expected Results:  Apache should by nature, delete unused semaphore arrays.

Additional info:

Packages:
apache-1.3.23-14
apache-devel-1.3.23-14
php-4.1.2-7.3.6
php-mysql-4.1.2-7.3.6
mysql-3.23.49-3
mod_frontpage_mirfak-1.6.2 (external package)
Unix Frontpage Extensions 5.0

Comment 1 Caniffe 2002-11-19 11:33:25 UTC
Created attachment 85546 [details]
Semaphore List - Before Apache Restart

Comment 2 Caniffe 2002-11-19 11:34:08 UTC
Created attachment 85547 [details]
Semaphore List - Post Apache Restart

Comment 3 Caniffe 2002-12-17 12:18:32 UTC
This problem is thankfully rectified via the following errata:

Summary:
Updated mm packages available
Bug Fix Advisory - RHBA-2002:273-09
https://rhn.redhat.com/network/errata/errata_details.pxt?eid=1355

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 74543 ***

Comment 4 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:50:10 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.


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