Subject: pkg/15288: Package MySQL-server renices itself
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 01/18/2002 19:47:55
>Number:         15288
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       Package MySQL-server's safe_mysqld script renices mysql daemon from time to time.
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    pkg-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Fri Jan 18 16:49:00 PST 2002
>Originator:     John Klos
>Release:        NetBSD 1.5.3_ALPHA
Sixgirls Computing Labs
System: NetBSD 1.5.3_ALPHA NetBSD 1.5.3_ALPHA (REVA) #1: Mon Jan 14 09:57:55 EST 2002 amiga
Architecture: m68k
Machine: amiga
	 Package MySQL-server 3.23.47 comes with safe_mysqld, a script that controls the MySQL daemon. This script apparently nices mysqld, not at startup, but at some other time during use.
This problem has been discussed on the MySQL mailing list:
	 Run MySQL on a production machine for a while.
	 Edit safe_mysqld and take out the nohup command from line 166: