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From Paul Davis <>
Subject Re: couchdb server connection refused error
Date Fri, 24 Jul 2009 22:58:05 GMT

When you get into a connection refused error, try doing:

$ netstat -tap tcp

To see if its a crap load of open sockets. If so, my money is on your
client library not properly closing connections.

Paul Davis

On Fri, Jul 24, 2009 at 6:51 PM, Tommy Chheng<> wrote:
> If i have couchdb running for a period of time, it returns back a
> "Connection refused" when i simply curl it.
> I did a ps and found the beam process is still running. If I restart it,
> it'll work again.. but only for a period of time before it gives back a
> connection refused.
> I gisted some error output in more detail here:
> I'm running on a ubuntu 8.10 EC2 instance.
> Any ideas why it reverts to a "connection refused' error and how can i fix
> it?
> Thanks,
> tommy

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