[plt-scheme] CPU-Hogging, memory-eating web server?

From: Jay McCarthy (jay.mccarthy at gmail.com)
Date: Sun Sep 24 00:00:58 EDT 2006

Are you running as root or a regular user?

Does the log file contain only a few entries, or does it look like
there is some process accessing it in a loop?


On 9/23/06, Ittai Balaban <balaban at cs.nyu.edu> wrote:
> Hi.
> I'm seeing something really strange with the web server, on 350, 352.1,
> and 352.6 installations: I run the web server and do some simple things
> like browsing the Defaults and servlets/configure.ss pages. Immediately
> it starts to consume 100% cpu and memory usage climbs steadily (and
> quickly) until I either kill it, or it dumps core, saying it has run out
> of memory. The latter behavior happens only with the conservative GC.
> I've tried this both on 3m and non-3m versions. I also have version 301
> installed and it runs perfectly fine.
> Hardware-wise, I'm been testing this on an AMD64 with lots of memory
> running Ubuntu 6.10 beta, and on a relatively high-speed, 1Gb 32bit
> Intel running FC4.
> Any ideas?
> Thanks
> --
> Ittai
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