On Sat, Jul 31, 2004 at 10:08:32PM -0500, adp wrote: > I recently posted the following message to MySQL discussion list. The > response there, and the one I keep finding on Google, is that this is a > long-standing issue betweeen FreeBSD and MySQL. For me this has been > happening since FreeBSD 4.4. > > I have one site where we are going to have to move to Linux. I would much > prefer keeping us on FreeBSD, but we just can't afford the downtime anymore. > Another site is looking at moving to PostgreSQL on FreeBSD.
That's too bad. MySQL can run quite well on FreeBSD. > I have several MySQL and FreeBSD installs across a few different sites, and > I consistently have problems with mysqld. It will begin to eat up all of the > CPU and eventually become unresponsive (or the machine will just burn). I > can't seem to manually reproduce this, but given enough time a FreeBSD box > with mysqld will go down. Yes, it's FreeBSD's broken DNS libraries. Add skip-name-resolve to your my.cnf and the problem will probably go away. Jeremy -- Jeremy D. Zawodny, <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Technical Yahoo - Yahoo MySQL Geek Desk: (408) 349-7878 Cell: (408) 685-5936 _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"