too many connections

Posted on 2001-07-18
Last Modified: 2008-02-26
hi experts,

can you tell me what is the cause of the connection failed?
and how to solve it?

[Wed Jul 18 23:47:57 2001] [error] [client] (13)Permission denied: mod_mime_magic: can't read `/home/sites/site8/web/cgi-bin/show_hk.cgi'
DBI->connect(tsimtung) failed: Too many connections at student_news.cgi line 6
Can't call method "prepare" on an undefined value at student_news.cgi line 11.
DBI->connect(tsimtung) failed: Too many connections at show_hk.cgi line 6
Can't call method "prepare" on an undefined value at show_hk.cgi line 13.
[Wed Jul 18 23:48:01 2001] [error] [client] (13)Permission denied: mod_mime_magic: can't read `/home/sites/site8/web/cgi-bin/show_kln.cgi'


Question by:stanleyhuen

Author Comment

ID: 6295198
before the above error:

[Wed Jul 18 22:53:47 2001] [error] [client] (13)Permission denied: mod_mime_magic: can't read `/home/sites/site8/web/cgi-bin/count_student.cgi'
Unrecognized character \312 at /usr/lib/perl5/5.00503/ line 1.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/lib/perl5/5.00503/ line 2964.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at count_student.cgi line 2.
Unterminated <> operator at /usr/lib/perl5/5.00503/ line 1.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/lib/perl5/5.00503/ line 2964.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at count_student.cgi line 2.

The programs are running fine most time,
around the period, my server is very busy and the load average is over 100.

I wonder if it is the cause of the server high load average or it is the result of the server high load average!


Expert Comment

ID: 6295857
hey man pls check that how many maximum connection ur serevr can make.
I think from ur seccond error that there must be something wrong with ur program too coz it is giving compilation error and it always due to the syntax error

Author Comment

ID: 6296732
>hey man pls check that how many maximum connection ur serevr can make.

Can you tell me how to check the max connection?
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Expert Comment

ID: 6296938
are you sure that the code that connects to your database actuallty closes the connections when it is finished?

Accepted Solution

arogyarajxavier earned 50 total points
ID: 6300945
Try the following:
1. Try to use the connection object till the end of the program, avoid again and again open the connection.(or)
2. Check the connection object is destroied before open the new connection.

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