[Mongrel] Cluster restart leaving orphaned processes?

Jeroen Houben jeroen at supercool.nl
Thu Dec 7 15:55:23 EST 2006

cleaner416 wrote:
> On Dec 7, 2006, at 2:52 PM, Jeroen Houben wrote:
>> cleaner416 wrote:
>>> My only question is this: when I run mongrel_rails cluster::restart
>>> or mongrel_rails cluster::stop/start the old processes do not get
>>> killed off and I have to do it manually.  I've noticed this on 3
>>> boxes, all running FC5 with user/group mongrel/mongrel.   Any ideas?
>> Do you get any error messages? Are you in the right directory? usually
>> /path/to/app/current? Do you run the commands as root?
> Yeah, ran as root, no error messages, in the root directory of the  
> app.   Smells like a permissions issue?  Root is doing the  
> restarting, the app files are all owned by nobody/nobody (expect for  
> config/mongrel.log) and now I'm seeing that no log/mongrel.pid is  
> getting created.
> Here's the config/mongrel.yml:
> ---
> user: mongrel
> cwd: /data/wwwroot/myapp
> port: "8000"
> environment: production
> group: mongrel
> address:
> pid_file: log/mongrel.pid
> servers: 3

Can you do a  mongrel_rails  cluster::restart -v

That should tell you a little more.

Also, are you using capistrano?



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