[ircd-ratbox] ratbox-services hangs on run.

Jeremy Chadwick jdc at koitsu.org
Tue Oct 15 21:52:47 UTC 2013

On Tue, Oct 15, 2013 at 05:39:51PM -0400, Weasel Grease wrote:
> I've come to a complete halt on options with this one.  I've got a
> Raspberry Pi running ircd-ratbox.  When I attempt to run
> ratbox-services it hangs, using around 86% CPU.  I get no log files
> from the ircd saying it failed to connect, and I get absolutely no log
> files from ratbox-services at all.  It hangs even when I give
> ratbox-services -t.  The only things I can do with ratbox-services is
> check the version and see the help.  If anyone has any idea of where I
> can look in the system to figure out why it's hanging, it'd be much
> appreciated.  I spent roughly eight hours thinking it was a
> configuration issue, but I'd expect the test configuration option to
> tell me that and not hang like it is.

Find out what the process is spinning on, syscall-wise, using truss,
strace, or ktrace (I have no familiarity with Raspberry Pi therefore
cannot tell you which of those tools to use).

| Jeremy Chadwick                                   jdc at koitsu.org |
| UNIX Systems Administrator                http://jdc.koitsu.org/ |
| Making life hard for others since 1977.             PGP 4BD6C0CB |

More information about the ircd-ratbox mailing list