[CentOS] Server locking up everyday around 3:30 AM - (INFO: task wget:13608 blocked for more than 120 seconds) need sleep, help.
Shen, Xin (Sinux)
XShen at ea.com
Mon Mar 14 14:47:27 UTC 2011
Update the kernel will probably be the way to fix your problem.
在 2011-3-12，10:08，"Ross Walker" <rswwalker at gmail.com> 写道：
> On Mar 11, 2011, at 12:33 PM, PJ <pauljerome at gmail.com> wrote:
>> This may or may not be CentOS related, but am out of ideas at this
>> point and wanted to bounce this off the list.
>> I'm running a CentOS 5.5 server, running the latest kernel 2.6.18-194.32.1.el5.
>> Almost everyday around 3:30 AM the server completely locks up and has
>> to be power cycled before it will come back online.
>> (this means someone hat to wake up and reboot the server, oh how I
>> love being an internet janitor! :)
>> Smells like a hardware issue to me too, but I went through all of the
>> dell diagnostics, updated the firmware, everything checks out as being
>> okay, RAID, disks, RAM, etc... Spent an hour on the phone with a Dell
>> tech. No hardware issues, at least that we were able to find.
>> There are no cron jobs that run at 3:30, no backups, the server has a
>> load of 0, nothing is scheduled around that time...
>> The only crontab entry at all is "*/5 * * * * wget -q
>> www.websitedomain.com/cron.php >/dev/null 2>&1"
>> They are running Magento for commerce purposes and this runs every 5 minutes.
>> Why does the server only lockup around 3:30 AM? Because it's knows I
>> am fast asleep?
>> I was able to pull this from /var/log/messages, this happens just
>> seconds before locking up completely...
>> Mar 8 03:33:18 web1 kernel: INFO: task wget:13608 blocked for more
>> than 120 seconds.
>> Mar 8 03:33:19 web1 kernel: "echo 0 >
>> /proc/sys/kernel/hung_task_timeout_secs" disables this message.
>> Mar 8 03:33:19 web1 kernel: wget D ffff810001004420 0
>> 13608 13607 (NOTLB)
>> Mar 8 03:33:19 web1 kernel: ffff81007bc7bc78 0000000000000086
>> ffff81007bc7bd88 ffff81000100d3f8
>> Mar 8 03:33:19 web1 kernel: ffff81007bc7bbf0 0000000000000007
>> ffff8100849db0c0 ffffffff80308b60
>> Mar 8 03:33:19 web1 kernel: 00013a2964cdf439 0000000000003237
>> ffff8100849db2a8 0000000064c82eae
>> Mar 8 03:33:19 web1 kernel: Call Trace:
>> Mar 8 03:33:20 web1 kernel: [<ffffffff80063c6f>]
>> Mar 8 03:33:20 web1 kernel: [<ffffffff80063cb9>] .text.lock.mutex+0xf/0x14
>> Mar 8 03:33:20 web1 kernel: [<ffffffff8000cf82>] do_lookup+0x90/0x1e6
>> Mar 8 03:33:20 web1 kernel: [<ffffffff8000a29c>] __link_path_walk+0xa01/0xf5b
>> Mar 8 03:33:20 web1 kernel: [<ffffffff8000ea4b>] link_path_walk+0x42/0xb2
>> Mar 8 03:33:20 web1 kernel: [<ffffffff8000cd72>] do_path_lookup+0x275/0x2f1
>> Mar 8 03:33:23 web1 kernel: [<ffffffff80012851>] getname+0x15b/0x1c2
>> Mar 8 03:33:23 web1 kernel: [<ffffffff800239d1>] __user_walk_fd+0x37/0x4c
>> Mar 8 03:33:23 web1 kernel: [<ffffffff80028905>] vfs_stat_fd+0x1b/0x4a
>> Mar 8 03:33:23 web1 kernel: [<ffffffff80023703>] sys_newstat+0x19/0x31
>> Mar 8 03:33:23 web1 kernel: [<ffffffff8005d116>] system_call+0x7e/0x83
>> If anyone has some advice on where to go from here it would be greatly
> Do a fsck of the file system wget is writing to as there might be a corruption it hits only on the 3:30am run as that's when the other vendor dumps data to be downloaded.
> You could also check to see if a RAID patrol read (scrub/predictive failure detection) is happening around this time as well and disable/reschedule it.
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