[Dirvish] dirvish hanging on find

Paul Slootman paul at debian.org
Thu Jun 23 04:43:15 PDT 2005


On Thu 16 Jun 2005, Dave Howorth wrote:
> 
> From top, find is very busy doing something:
> 
>  PID USER      PR  NI  VIRT  RES  SHR S %CPU %MEM    TIME+  COMMAND 
>          5106 root      39  15  2928  528 2752 R 99.9  0.0   1792:15 find
> 
> From strace, find isn't interacting with the system:
> 
> suse1:~ # strace -p 5106
> Process 5106 attached - interrupt to quit
> 
> (no output despite leaving it for quite a while, so my conclusion is 
> that find is in an infinite loop)

Try using ltrace, that will show library functions that are called. That
might help in determining where in find the problem lies.


Paul Slootman


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