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From Adam Kocoloski <kocol...@apache.org>
Subject Re: running out of space
Date Mon, 26 Nov 2012 17:16:54 GMT
You probably have an empty .compact file for the Chef DB.  Remove that file and try again.
 We fixed this bug in a newer CouchDB release (can't remember which one off the top of my
head).  Cheers,

Adam

On Nov 26, 2012, at 12:11 PM, Spike Grobstein <spike@ticketevolution.com> wrote:

> Hi Robert,
> 
> Wow. You are correct. I can't believe I never thought to look at the logs. I guess when
the HTTP requests never failed, I didn't think to look there.
> 
> https://gist.github.com/4149393
> 
> It's loading up with errors related to
> 
> [Mon, 26 Nov 2012 17:06:54 GMT] [error] [emulator] Error in process <0.20250.6>
with exit value: {{badmatch,no_valid_header},[{couch_db_updater,start_copy_compact,1}]}
> 
> I have almost no experience with couch administration outside of what I've done with
chef. 
> 
> What could be the reason for this?
> 
> Thanks!
> 
> 
> ...spike
> 
> 
> On Nov 26, 2012, at 12:01 PM, Robert Newson wrote:
> 
>> Is the compaction completing successfully? The log should indicate that.
>> 
>> 
>> On 26 November 2012 16:56, Spike Grobstein <spike@ticketevolution.com>wrote:
>> 
>>> Hi CouchDB mailing list,
>>> 
>>> I've been running Chef Server since about March and continue to run out of
>>> space. I've emailed the Chef mailing list and although they were able to
>>> help, none of their answers successfully solved my problem.
>>> 
>>> I'm running CouchDB v1.0.1:
>>> 
>>> chef-server:~$ curl localhost:5984
>>> {"couchdb":"Welcome","version":"1.0.1"}
>>> 
>>> And I have a script running daily via cron that compacts the data and the
>>> views:
>>> 
>>> https://gist.github.com/4091940
>>> 
>>> unfortunately, this has not halted the growth of used space on my couchdb
>>> partition. It doesn't seem to be cleaning up deleted documents:
>>> 
>>> chef-server:~$ curl -H "Content-Type: application/json" localhost:5984/chef
>>> 
>>> {"db_name":"chef","doc_count":1235,"doc_del_count":10212,"update_seq":536514,"purge_seq":0,"compact_running":false,"disk_size":45922017384,"instance_start_time":"1353948344088704","disk_format_version":5,"committed_update_seq":536514}
>>> 
>>> Currently, the couchdb partition is using up 43GB of the 60GB allocated to
>>> it. Is there anything I can do?
>>> 
>>> The server is Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS with all of the latest packages. I've
>>> tried rebooting the server and restarting the couchdb daemon (as suggested
>>> on the chef mailing list), but to no avail.
>>> 
>>> Any ideas?
>>> 
>>> Thanks!
>>> 
>>> 
>>> ...spike
> 


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