[Backgroundrb-devel] Error after moving to production server

Ezra Zygmuntowicz ezmobius at gmail.com
Fri Oct 27 12:24:56 EDT 2006

On Oct 27, 2006, at 7:02 AM, Jerrod Blavos wrote:

> so i have an after_create method on my track model that kicks off a
> background process that converts an mp3 to a swf.
> this is working fine locally on my machine, but upon moving it to my
> production server, i am getting the following error.  I've only been
> using backgroundRB for like 48 hours, so i'm not really sure what
> this means or where to go.  any ideas?
> DRb::DRbConnError (too large packet 1008813135):
>      /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/drb/drb.rb:570:in `load'
>      /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/drb/drb.rb:629:in `recv_reply'
>      /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/drb/drb.rb:918:in `recv_reply'
>      /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/drb/drb.rb:1192:in `send_message'
>      /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/drb/drb.rb:1083:in `method_missing'
>      /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/drb/drb.rb:1167:in `open'
>      /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/drb/drb.rb:1082:in `method_missing'
>      /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/drb/drb.rb:1100:in `with_friend'
>      /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/drb/drb.rb:1081:in `method_missing'
>      /app/models/track.rb:55:in `save_swf'
>      /app/models/track.rb:40:in `process'

Hey Jerrod-

	What are you sending across the wire? This error means you are  
sending too much data for the drb server to handle with its current  
settings. Are you sending something really big as :args to your  
workers ?

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