[axxs-sysadmin] Mysql Running out of connections

Cameron Gregg cam at earthanarchy.org
Wed Nov 30 00:33:11 PST 2011

On 11/30/2011 06:10 PM, Torrance wrote:
> Hi all,
> I don't know if people have been noticing, but mysql-server stability
> over the last month (!) has been just terrible with it running out of
> open connections repeatedly. indymedia.org.nz has been down 22 hours
> this week (according to Pingdom), and I imagine other sites are
> faring the same.
> Looking at the mysql processlist on mysql, the culprit mysql user was
> ausindy. I'm limited this user's mysql connections to 3 concurrent
> connections, and I guess we'll have to see if this works.
> Whoever controls ausindy might want to investigate what is hammering
> their site or what is causing long running connections to the
> database.
> Torrance _______________________________________________

There is some crazy shit going on on the server. Load of 40+ for the 
quite some time... update again later...


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