Opened 15 years ago

Closed 15 years ago

#339 closed defect (fixed)

FAILED: Waiting for external binary to start Mindi failed to create your boot+data disks.

Reported by: rima Owned by: Bruno Cornec
Priority: high Milestone: 2.2.9
Component: mondo Version: 2.2.8
Severity: blocker Keywords:



when I was backing up a server with the following command:

mondoarchive -Oi -d /var/log/yy/mondo_backup -E /xxxx -N -s 700m -5

it got stuck in "Waiting for external binary to start"

and timed out with:

failed to create your boot+data disks.

Checking other of your tickets I saw that I should check the inodes and:

Filesystem Inodes IUsed IFree IUse% Mounted on /dev/cciss/c0d0p2 262144 7696 254448 3% / /dev/cciss/c0d0p1 26104 59 26045 1% /boot none 210595 1 210594 1% /dev/shm /dev/cciss/c0d0p10 262144 88 262056 1% /home /dev/cciss/c0d0p3 1310720 11302 1299418 1% /opt /dev/cciss/c0d0p8 262144 1078 261066 1% /tmp /dev/cciss/c0d0p9 262144 47060 215084 18% /usr /dev/cciss/c0d0p7 524288 3864 520424 1% /var /dev/cciss/c0d0p5 786432 29 786403 1% /var/log/yy /dev/cvfsctl1_xxxx

3298304 3290038 8266 100% /xxxx

So it uses the last FS for scratching and its inodes are occupied. Could I put somehow that it doesnt uses this FS (which is not even from the local disk as you can see)?

Thank you so much for your help

Change History (1)

comment:1 by Bruno Cornec, 15 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Use the -S and -T options as per the man page to redirect all temp/scratch files to another FS.

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