[pgpool-general: 1552] Re: pgpool 3.2.3 node gets down after some hours of work.
Lonni J Friedman
netllama at gmail.com
Fri Mar 29 09:53:00 JST 2013
I think you're trying to solve the wrong problem. Something seems
wrong in your environment if there's a non-trivial delay in
replication between the master & standby. Is the standby struggling
to keep up with the changes, or is there a lot of network latency, or
is there some other problem?
On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 4:48 PM, Dzmitry <dzmitry.nikitsin at gmail.com> wrote:
> I installed & configured pgpool using this guide
> http://www.pgpool.net/pgpool-web/contrib_docs/simple_sr_setting2_3.0/ .
> But I found issue with log - you made me thinking, thank you. The issue
> was I haven't /usr/sbin/rotatelogs2 but I have /usr/sbin/rotatelogs.
> I will monitor log to check why my node goes down.
> One more question - my production application is connected to pgpool & it
> do load balancing. When application write data - pgpool send queries to
> master DB & master do streaming replication with delay. But application
> can do read very quickly - and pgpool can send query to standy DB where
> changes is not synchronized yet.(for example user signup: 1 signup, 2 -
> show protected page - here data can be not synchronized). Is it possible
> to resolve this situation with pgpool somehow ? Does it have option to
> send query to specified DB ? Or I need to connect my production
> application server to master DB directly, but servers that do background
> processing - can be connected to pgpool ?
> On 3/29/13 2:24 AM, "Lonni J Friedman" <netllama at gmail.com> wrote:
>>On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 4:10 PM, Dzmitry <dzmitry.nikitsin at gmail.com>
>>> Dear all,
>>> I am using postgres 9.2 with streaming replication. I have 1 master DB
>>> 2 standby DBs, it's hosted on amazon EC2, each has it's own server. On
>>> separate server i have pgpool(3.2.3) that do load balancing(in pgpool
>>> config i have num_init_children=290, max_pool- 2, child_life_time -
>>> 0child_max_connections - 100, connection_life_time- 100,
>>> - 0. do not cache onnections.). Sometimes pgpool show server status as
>>> "down", but actually server is up & running fine, due to this, i am
>>> getting a lot of issues.
>>> Also i have in pgpool config:
>>> health_check_timeout - 60
>>> health_check_period - 30
>>> health_check_max_retries - 3
>>> health_check_retry_delay -5
>>> Also pgpool is not writing log :(
>>> i setup it
>>> log_destination "stderr"
>>> debug_level 0
>>> logdir /var/tmp - i checked permissions it has 777, so it's not the
>>> when i start pgpool i start it with "-n" option to let it write log.
>>> Any ideas why server shown as down & where is my logs ?
>>Your logs would indicate why the nodes are down. As for where they
>>are, you'd have to tell us. How did you install & configure pgpool?
L. Friedman netllama at gmail.com
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