pthreads and nagios issue

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Fri May 6 10:52:32 PDT 2005

In the last episode (May 06), Christophe Yayon said:
> i am upgrading our nagios 1.2 (on freebsd 5.3-release) to nagios 2.0
> (currently last cvs after 2.0b3) on Freebsd-5.4RC3 and i saw a very
> strange thing.
> After few hours, nagios main process (nagios -d ...) use lot of cpu
> time and when i do a truss on the pid, i have a "kse_release" loop
> message.

Truss hasn't been updated to handle kse or thr threads yet, so don't
rely on that output.  ktrace shouldl still work, as will using gcore
and gdb to get stack traces.
	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at

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