MailWatch - Database Ping Error?

Gerry Doris gdoris at ROGERS.COM
Sun Jan 25 08:03:20 GMT 2004

On Sat, 24 Jan 2004, Gerry Doris wrote:

> I upgraded my server from RH9 to Fedora this evening and have run into a
> minor problem.
> I'm now seeing entries in /var/log/maillog that state "Database ping
> failure, attempting to reconnect".  There aren't that many of them but I
> can't understand where they're coming from.
> Has anyone noticed anything like this?
> --
> Gerry

I hate to answer my own question but just after I sent the message I found
the solution in the archives.

DBD-mysql was at too high a level after the upgrade.  I moved it back to
DBD-mysql-2.1028 and the problem went away.


"The lyfe so short, the craft so long to learne"  Chaucer

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