[Backgroundrb-devel] Error after moving to production server

Jerrod Blavos jerrod at indierockmedia.com
Fri Oct 27 14:53:56 EDT 2006

im pretty sure it should be reading from the file system.

the worker should just be calling the ffmpeg command using IO.popen 
(args) do |pipe|

On Oct 27, 2006, at 12:17 PM, Erik Morton wrote:

> There must be a limit on the size of the packet that DRB will  
> accept. Can you have your worker read the file from a database or  
> the file system, rather than over the DRB socket?
> Erik
> On Oct 27, 2006, at 10:02 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'
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