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From Nick Kew <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Apache killing server by using all swap
Date Wed, 14 May 2008 20:06:59 GMT
>> ipcs -s | grep apache | perl -e 'while (<STDIN>) { @a=split(/\s+/);
>> print `ipcrm sem $a[1]`}'
>> service httpd restart
> This sounds more like a HACK, rather than a solution.

That's not swap it's cleaning up!

Almost certainly a (badly) buggy app leading to lots of crashes.
Or just leaking semaphores.

Nick Kew

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