> "Christoph P. Kukulies" wrote:
> > My freebsd.org mirroring is still very flaky using mirror.2.3
Correction, 2.8, of course :)
> > and perl5.001.
> > Once, when trying to mirror larger trees, I got an Out of Memory!
> > message in my mirror log file and this happened during scanning the
> > remote site. I'm now running the mirror script with the -F option -
> > btw there is a bug in the mirror script, bigtmp is mixed up with
> > bigtemp.
> It sounds like maybe you have either
> 1) a bug in mirror (I vaguely remember something about memory leaks
> here. I know it is only scripts, but this memory is quite persistent
> for reasons I cant quite fathom)
> 2) non-PHKmalloc linked in.
With a stock 2.1 system I would believe, phk malloc is enabled, isn't it?
Hhhmm, thinking about it, my perl5.001 might stem from pre 2.1 times
though otoh phkmalloc goes into libc.so.2.2, let me see...
blues> cd /usr/local/bin
blues> ldd perl5.001
-lm.2 => /usr/lib/libm.so.2.0 (0x8073000)
-lc.2 => /usr/lib/libc.so.2.2 (0x808a000)
-lcrypt.2 => /usr/lib/libcrypt.so.2.0 (0x80f7000)
blues> ls -l /usr/lib/libc.so*
-rw-rw-r-- 1 root bin 384333 Aug 7 1995 /usr/lib/libc.so.1.0
-r--r--r-- 1 bin bin 403106 Jul 3 1994 /usr/lib/libc.so.1.1
-r--r--r-- 1 bin bin 430501 Aug 9 1995 /usr/lib/libc.so.2.1
-r--r--r-- 1 bīn bin 463947 Dec 13 11:19 /usr/lib/libc.so.2.2
> > I have subdivided the scan now into scanning smaller sub trees
> > but there still seems to be a memory leak or something eating
> > abnormally much memory. I'm using the -F option on mirror
> > to allows the use of .db files but still I get sometimes
> > pieces in the wrong places. E.g., I scanned /pub/FreeBSD/distfiles/
> > but the subdirs of distfiles landed in /pub/FreeBSD/ (!).
> > Anyone knowing a stable combination of mirror (version/pl) and perl
> > version/pl ?
> I Have _just_ submitted perl5.002. Please try that...
> Mark Murray
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--Chris Christoph P. U. Kukulies kuku(at)gil.physik.rwth-aachen.de
Received on Sat 16 Mar 1996 - 15:04:16 CET