[mythtv-users] Backend constantly restarting

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue Nov 24 17:56:03 UTC 2009


On 11/23/2009 07:20 PM, Chris Dennis wrote:
> Michael Harnden wrote:
>> On Saturday 21 November 2009 11:30:42 pm Michael Harnden wrote:
>>> New upgrade to 0.22 and my backend is constantly restarting every
>>> minute.
>>>
>> snip
>>> So I guess I need to find out why the backend process is being
>>> terminated. 
>> Well I uninstalled monit and nagios and the restarting problem went
>> away. I will investigate
>> tomorrow to see which was the guilty party. 
> I had a similar problem -- cured by uninstalling monit.
>
> It didn't happen initially when I upgraded to 0.22 (which I did very
> messily by upgrading Ubuntu 8.10 to 9.10 in one go, and it all went a
> bit strange for a while).  While sorting out that mess, monit got
> uninstalled, and mythtv has been fine.
>
> I reinstalled monit this evening, and suddenly mythtv kept restarting
> -- I didn't notice until I found this thread that the restart was
> happening  exactly every minute.  For now, I'll live without monit. 

How was monit set to monitor the backend's status?  I need to know so I
can try to figure out why monit is killing Myth.

(different) Mike



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