varnish using 100% cpu

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Wed Dec 12 19:35:56 CET 2007

In message <6473FBF9-0F08-43DC-9A72-BA6D442D9CBD at>, Jodok Batlogg writes:
>we're using varnish in production and have roughly every 10 days the  
>problem that varnish is running at 100% CPU (but requests are beeing  
>served "normally").
>today i've been able to attach gdb to the running process, look a  
>little bit around and generate a core dump.
>if someone wants to help getting this bug solved - the core dump is at

Which version are you running ?

I fixed a cpu-eating bug in the telnet/CLI code a few days ago, do you have
the patch for that ?

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