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Entry  Fri Nov 5 15:20:18 2010, josephb, alex, Summary, CDS, 40m computer slow down solved 
    Reply  Fri Nov 5 21:49:12 2010, rana, Summary, CDS, 40m computer slow down solved 
       Reply  Sat Nov 6 16:13:14 2010, rana, Summary, CDS, 40m computer slow down solved 
Message ID: 3872     Entry time: Fri Nov 5 21:49:12 2010     In reply to: 3869     Reply to this: 3877
Author: rana 
Type: Summary 
Category: CDS 
Subject: 40m computer slow down solved 

Quote:

Problem:

The 40m computers were responding sluggishly yesterday, to the point of being unusable.

Cause:

The mx_stream code running on c1iscex (the X end suspension control computer) went crazy for some reason.  It was constantly writing to a log file in /cvs/cds/rtcds/caltech/c1/target/fb/192.168.113.80.log.  In the past 24 hours this file had grown to approximatel

The moral of the story is, PUT THINGS IN THE ELOG. This wild process is one of those things where people say 'this won't effect anything', but in fact it wastes several hours of time.

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