Bug#840056: shibboleth-sp2-utils: upgrade attempt of shibboleth-sp2-utils gets hung at restart of shibd service

S. Banerian banerian at u.washington.edu
Mon Oct 10 23:19:56 UTC 2016

On 10/10/2016 02:03 PM, S. Banerian wrote:
> On 10/09/2016 05:25 PM, Ferenc Wágner wrote:
> Does shibd still consume significant CPU according to top?
> at this moment, no.
>> What are its memory figures?
> nothing big.
>> Isn't your computer swapping heavily?
> no

with the attempt to perform
systemctl restart shibd.service
I'm now seeing the CPU at 100% and memory (but not yet swap) near 100% also.
and no  shibd.sock.

web app error message:


The system encountered an error at Mon Oct 10 14:06:15 2016
To report this problem, please contact the site administrator at ...

Please include the following message in any email:

shibsp::ListenerException at ...

Cannot connect to shibd process, a site administrator should be notified
that this web server has malfunctioned.

rebooting machine gave same result.  I'll let it sit overnight to see
what happens.

Stefani Banerian
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UW School of Medicine
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