Issues with user.sub files - subscription files hangs system.
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Wed Sep 17 12:25:00 EDT 2008
> Adam D schrieb:
>> Adam D wrote:
>>> I have noticed this error in the log:
>>> Sep 12 18:57:44 vts-post cyrus/imap: IOERROR: locking
>>> /var/lib/cyrus/domain/W/domain1/user/A/userbox.sub: Interrupted system call
>>> Soon afterwards I notice imapd runs at 99.8 % and I can not kill the
>>> process. It looks like the file is locked and can't be written to? I
>>> saw another file called userbox.sub.NEW but even that files can't be
>>> read. When I attempt the terminal freezes. I also noticed the system
>>> can't be rebooted as well. I don't know what could be causing this.
>>> Does anyone have any incite?
>> We are using Ubuntu 8.04 on this particular amd 64 box running virtually
>> within xen.
> I had the same problem with Ubuntu 7.10 running in VMWare. I was not
> able to fix it. My solution was a system-upgrade to 8.04. The problem
> disappeared. I just hope it does not appear again. Some other users
> discovered the same problem and were able to solve it with an upgrade, too.
> Sorry not to help you,
I thought about that last night as well and we are having the same issue
with a system using Ubuntu 7.10. I did noticed though 7.04, 7.10, 8.04
are all using 2.2.13 but different patches. 7.10 uses the 2.2.13-11
while 8.10 uses the 2.2.13-13. I am thinking of trying 8.10 to see if
it works.. if not.. sadly I am wondering if we will have to move the
system over to a full Debian stable/testing? I would not be happy to
build a Debian testing system to find out we have the same issue. Would
this be a Ubuntu related issue with their patches? Has anyone else have
had the same issue without using Ubuntu?
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