[Box Backup] 99% processor usage

Ben Summers boxbackup@fluffy.co.uk
Fri, 19 Nov 2004 10:28:03 +0000

On 19 Nov 2004, at 10:26, Nick Knight wrote:

> Hello all,
> I believe this is an issue on Windows only - it has appeared on the
> cygwin build - and now also the Win32 build. I am having difficulty
> tracking this down - so would be interested in ways people have created
> the issue, perhaps some input from Ben as to possible areas which may
> cause this?

I've no idea (yet). I've had one report of something similar on a Linux 
box which I'm trying to track down.

> So far on my installs 8 servers it has happened once on one server in
> two weeks! So any feedback would be appreciated.

Run a debug version instead, and then when it goes wrong, attach a 
debugger to the process and see where the loop is happening. Step 
through the code a bit to try and identify the problem.