too many open files?

oliver oli oliver.oli at
Tue Jan 30 18:23:22 UTC 2007

i experienced the same behaviour, but haven't been able to reproduce the
problem. it seemed to be related to SSL and iirc it happened when a user
disconnected from djabberd.

Martin Atkins wrote:
 > Matt Mankins wrote:
 >  >
 >> 3) The process was using 100% of CPU and taking up 126MB.  The number
 >> of active connections was less than 10.  It sits behind LVS which
 >> checks for connection uptime periodically which is why the high
 >> connection count.
 > It's probably worth mentioning that I saw similar behavior on my
 > low-traffic personal DJabberd server once, about a month ago. My machine
 > started thrashing and I found that DJabberd was using far too much CPU
 > and RAM; I killed it and restarted it and it's been fine since. I never
 > got a chance to debug it.
 > My server was and still is on svn revision 732.

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