[CentOS] Two Issues - Postfix and Gamin

Brent DiNicola centos at elric.net
Wed Jun 13 15:33:43 UTC 2007

On Wed, June 13, 2007 10:01 am, Steve Huff wrote:
> On Jun 13, 2007, at 10:46 AM, Brent DiNicola wrote:
>> The second issue is also with 4.5 but with Gamin. I have about 20
>> Linux
>> CentOS workstations that have been running nicely for several months
>> (almost years) and after the 4.5 upgrade I have noticed that the
>> gam_server process with Gamin keeps sucking up all the CPU cycles
>> after a
>> short time of running. (Sometimes tied to screen saver use but not
>> always). I haven't changed anything in my environment that I can
>> see would
>> cause this problem after the 4.5 upgrade. (Same file server for NFS
>> mounts, same autofs entries etc). Has anyone else noticed this
>> issue and
>> found a work around, I did some digging but most entries on this
>> issue are
>> from the 2005 range which didn't fix my issue and/or were for an older
>> version. The /etc/gamin/gaminrc didn't fix it through various
>> mutations of
>> entries and short of removing the gam_server from libexec, I would
>> like to
>> find a solution or know if anyone else has experienced this issue.
> This is an active bug being tracked upstream:
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=240154
> Some workarounds are suggested there, but a fix has apparently not
> yet been found.
> -steve
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oops.. I have never had to much luck finding upstream Bugzilla's for some
reason. Thanks much, I will watch this one.


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