[Buildbot-devel] buildbot SIGUSR2 during build

Tim Stoakes buildbot at ax.ath.cx
Fri Dec 3 02:17:04 UTC 2004

Tim Stoakes(buildbot at ax.ath.cx)@011204-10:38:
> Hi.
> I have 2 slaves running on FreeBSD (5.3) and Linux, running the same compile +
> test steps. They both fail after a couple of mins with:
> -------
> process killed by signal 12
> program finished with exit code -1
> -------
> Sig 12 is SIGUSR2 on linux. It appears as signal 31 on FreeBSD (USR2 also).
> These happen at the same place on every build, but the BSD one is at a different
> place to the linux one. It's not timing out, output is spewing all over the
> place. This code running on a windows XP build slave works perfectly.
> This code works perfectly if I run it as the buildbot user manually on the 2
> slaves.
> I am running buildbot 0.6.1 on all machines in this system.
> Any ideas would be appreaciated, thanks.

Ignore this please, it seems these errors are caused by some of our library code
not handling stdout/err redirection properly.

Tim Stoakes

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