Author Topic: Worker doesn't show as "down" when I shut down the service.  (Read 3373 times)


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Worker doesn't show as "down" when I shut down the service.
« on: December 07, 2007, 10:54:13 AM »

When I open the interface " qubegui 5.2.3", the list of the active and inactive knots displays.
If I switch off physically a knot, he always remains active in the interface, even if I click on refresh.
The status always stays on " idle, state actvive "
It is impossible to trust this list.

It is a question can be of a bug?
« Last Edit: December 07, 2007, 10:40:02 PM by anthony »


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Re: Error posting status knot
« Reply #1 on: December 07, 2007, 10:39:15 PM »
Hey pme,

    The supervisor passively detects down hosts.  This is one of the ways the supervisor reduces it's network traffic footprint.  It's not a serious problem for the worker to be marked "active".  The supervisor will mark the host "down" once the supervisor tries to contact it again. 

     We'll be adding a feature to allow the worker to report it is shutting down in a later version.  However for now, the quickest way to force the supervisor to mark the host down, is to submit a job into the farm.