Message-Id: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Thu, 5 Dec 1996 10:35:56 -0700 To: email@example.com From: Ben Davenport <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: losing connections to FCGI procs I have been having the following problem for quite a while with my FastCGI perl scripts under Apache 1.1.1/mod_fcgi 1.4. Every so often, one or more of the fcgi apps will become unreachable through its named pipe. The following errors will then occur in the error_log every time the script is accessed (and the user gets a 500 server error). [Thu Dec 5 10:21:52 1996] access to /home/www/prod/merc/cb/cgi/cb_merc.cgi f ailed for 220.127.116.11, reason: mod_fastcgi: OS error 'Interrupted system call' c ommunicating with app and... [Thu Dec 5 10:24:55 1996] access to /home/www/prod/merc/wv/cgi/wv_merc.cgi f ailed for 18.104.22.168, reason: mod_fastcgi: OS error 'Connection refused' conn ecting to app The problem is completely sporadic. If I restart the server, the problem might come back after a minute, or it might not happen again for 8 hours. Does anyone have a clue what's going on here? Stanley? -Ben -- Ben Davenport <email@example.com> Experience varies directly with equipment ruined.