[HCoop-Help] server problems?

Clinton Ebadi clinton at unknownlamer.org
Wed Feb 2 17:55:34 EST 2011

Lauren McNees <lauren at hcoop.net> writes:

> Yeah its still having timeout problems for me. When I click "save" on
> my wordpress post it times out and loses the changes I'd made to my
> post. :(

We've gone ahead and blocked the IPs that were hitting conkeror.org
hardest. It appears again to have abated, but I am sitting here watching
the status page yet again just in case (it just *had* to flare up when I
stepped out for an hour).

It looks like a firefox browser extension is fetching all of the links
on the main page in parallell :-X

> On Wed, Feb 2, 2011 at 11:59 AM, Clinton Ebadi <clinton at unknownlamer.org> wrote:
>> Clinton Ebadi <clinton at unknownlamer.org> writes:
>>> Lauren McNees <lauren at rosasharn.com> writes:
>>>> My website won't load, and it looks like a lot of other hcoop-hosted
>>>> websites won't load.
>>> I just checked this and my site on mire also timed out. I sshed into
>>> mire and the load average was above 11. Between the time I logged in and
>>> did the ps aux to find what was going on the load average dropped to
>>> normal and everything seems fine.
>>> I'll keep an eye on this--it could be that something is occasionally
>>> tying up all of the apache workers long enough to cause timeouts.
>> Ok, I spoke too soon. I forgot that we were still running the script
>> that checks if apache is responsive periodically and restarts it if not
>> (the load drop was because it was restarted).
>> Something or someone is making dozens of parallel requests to
>> conkeror.org which is filling all of the apache worker slots and making
>> moinmoin peg the cpu. It looks to have abated again now, but I'll keep
>> watching the apache server status for a while just in case.
>> --
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