Subject: Re: xentools3 package currently broken?
To: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/11/2007 16:04:20
On Tue, Sep 11, 2007 at 09:52:36PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 11, 2007 at 09:43:15PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > On Tue, Sep 11, 2007 at 03:20:29PM -0400, Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
> > > On Tue, Sep 11, 2007 at 08:45:11PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > > >
> > > > Can you investigate what is trying to load signal.py on your system ?
> > >
> > > Well, it's clearly a dependency of some Python module. Can you see if
> > > you've got it on your system anywhere? Maybe it's my Python installation
> > > that's broken, and so it should be found in some other part of the Python
> > > search path...
> > Well, I have no signal.py/signal.pyc on my systems. find didn't return
> > anything in /usr/pkg, and locate didn't return anything relevant either.
> And a
> find /usr/pkg -type f |xargs fgrep -l signal.py
> didn't return anything either. I can't explain why xm is looking for a
> signal.py on your system.
It might be error-handling code and not the actual source of the problem.
Scrolling up the ktrace output a bit I find:
165 1 python2.4 CALL connect(3,0x839d428,0x1b)
165 1 python2.4 NAMI "/var/run/xend/xmlrpc.sock"
165 1 python2.4 RET connect -1 errno 2 No such file or directory
This looks more serious. ps shows:
root 102 0.0 1.2 6672 3252 ? I 1:37PM 0:00.00 /usr/pk 0 102 1 5172 10 0 6672 3252 wait I ? 0:00.00 /usr/pkg/bin/python2.4 /usr/pkg/sbin/xend start
root 103 0.0 2.6 7072 6792 ? Ia 1:37PM 0:03.95 /usr/pk 0 103 102 0 2 0 7072 6792 netcon Ia ? 0:03.95 /usr/pkg/bin/python2.4 /usr/pkg/sbin/xend start
And indeed there is no /var/run/xend/xmlrpc.sock, though there is in fact
Thor Lancelot Simon email@example.com
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