Re: [Vserver] centos64 timing out on stop but no service errors

From: Daniel Hokka Zakrisson <>
Date: Mon 02 Oct 2006 - 23:59:27 BST
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Chuck wrote:
> any idea where to look? evidently something isnt exiting cleanly in the guest
> but my serial monitor stops showing anything at Starting killall: [ OK ]
> i suspect its something in the halt script? it stopped ok till my tech decided
> to run yum update on it! that itself isnt bad, but to make things worse he
> promptly 'cleaned up' by removing all the rpmsave files! so i had to re-edit
> everything and think i may have missed something. needless to say he is no
> longer allowed to touch the servers.
> valkyrie 0 # vserver cntos64-webmin-tmpl stop
> A timeout occured while waiting for the vserver to finish and it will
> be killed by sending a SIGKILL signal. The following process list
> might be useful for finding out the reason of this behavior:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> * CentOS64 template Stopped

Is this fully reproducible, i.e. do you get it every time you try to
stop that particular guest? If so, would it be possible for you to stop
by the IRC channel (#vserver at some time tomorrow (Oct
3rd, I'll probably be around after 11 AM UTC) for some more interactive

Daniel Hokka Zakrisson
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