[ejabberd] Server crashes

Michał Droździewicz koniczynek at uaznia.net
Wed Feb 7 14:50:00 MSK 2007


Crashes started as of today, when large amount of presences are send to 
the server (It's the trigger, but not always the crash occurs). Here is 
a crash log:
=INFO REPORT==== 22-Jan-2007::15:56:50 ===
I(<0.2284.0>:ejabberd_s2s_out:660): terminated: normal
Mnesia(ejabberd at host): Data may be missing, Corrupt logfile deleted: 
"/var/lib/ejabberd/PREVIOUS.LOG", {file_error, 
"/var/lib/ejabberd/PREVIOUS.LOG", emfile}
=ERROR REPORT==== 22-Jan-2007::15:56:52 ===
Mnesia(ejabberd at host): ** ERROR ** (could not write core file: emfile)
** FATAL ** Cannot open log file "/var/lib/ejabberd/PREVIOUS.LOG": 
{file_error, /var/lib/ejabberd/PREVIOUS.LOG", emfile}
=ERROR REPORT==== 22-Jan-2007::15:56:52 ===
** Generic server ejabberd_sm terminating
** Last message in was {mnesia_system_event,{mnesia_down,ejabberd at host}}
** When Server state == {state}
** Reason for termination ==
** {node_not_running,ejabberd at host}

I've talked with badlop, and temporary solution is to create this file 
manually. This helped, but file dissapeared a while after server start. 
What could be the problem (file limit is not possible, because ulimit is 

this two weeks ago posted on forums, but there was no response. Now I am 
using ejabberd 1.1.2 and this error still occurs.

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