failed to daemon()
brianm at dealnews.com
Mon Jan 2 20:29:33 UTC 2006
Ok, we found the problem. We started having other problems on these
boxes and that lead to this bug:
It seems that the / dir of our new Gentoo boxes had the wrong
permissions. Don't know how it got that way, but it did.
How to go broke saving money.
Lisa Seelye wrote:
> On Tue, 2005-12-20 at 09:55 -0600, Brian Moon wrote:
>>We have memcached 1.1.12 deployed on 5 Gentoo machines already. We have
>>two fresh Gentoo 2005.1 installed servers with memcached 1.1.12 emerged.
>> We are getting the error: "failed to daemon() in order to daemonize"
>>when using the -d option. We have it working by using start-stop-daemon
>>with the background option, but would rather not have these two machines
>>running different than the other Gentoo boxes. I see the code that is
>>throwing the error, but I have no idea what could be causing it.
>>Anyone have any ideas?
> What code is it failing on? Can you send a backtrace?
More information about the memcached