varnishtop hangs

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Tue Jan 8 10:16:58 CET 2008

In message <i2szdwej8zo3pz5.070120081317 at>, Erik writes:

>I'm making alot of requests and the varnishtop shows the correct=
> stats but after a while with some certain tags (e.g TxURL) it=
> just hangs. I cannot make e Ctrl+C or anything, simply dead.

Hmm, I wonder if your shmlog segment is overrun too fast.  In that
case all the shmlog tailing programs can get confused.

How much traffic does your server take ?

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