[hobbit] eternally purple hobbitd_client on the server box

Larry Barber lebarber at gmail.com
Wed Jan 11 20:36:33 CET 2006

The hobbitd_client only issues a status message when it dies. After a
restart it will go purple in a half-hour. You just need to do a "drop" of
the hobbitd service.

Larry Barber

On 1/11/06, Rob Munsch <rmunsch at solutionsforprogress.com> wrote:
> So I'm staring at
> - Program crashed
> Fatal signal caught!
> from the purple hobbitd_client status for the server, which is very odd,
> considering the server (box itself, not just Hobbit binary...) has been
> completely restarted about an hour ago.
> There were some horrible, horrible disk problems (many backups and a
> fsck.reiserfs later... don't ask) due to someone screwing building power
> whilst i was away and zapping this box with something like 5 restarts in
> half an hour.  ugh.
> However, having fixed everything else, and up and running from a clean
> boot, and ONLY running hobbit.sh from the /hobbit/server dir...  i'm
> confused.  Hobbitd col shows green.  There's only one hobbitd_client
> running on the box, and it's the one that appeared when the server
> itself was started.
> Why does this happen, and how can i stop it?
> thanks...
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