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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by big_bull, Mar 6, 2010.

  1. big_bull

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    Hello,

    The server was overloaded, checked mysql processes, Is leechprotect is causing load on server, how to interpret following output.

    +------+--------------+-----------+--------------+---------+------+-------+------------------+
    | Id | User | Host | db | Command | Time | State | Info |
    +------+--------------+-----------+--------------+---------+------+-------+------------------+
    | 4612 | leechprotect | localhost | leechprotect | Sleep | 724 | | |
    | 6503 | eximstats | localhost | eximstats | Sleep | 8 | | |
    | 7133 | root | localhost | | Query | 0 | | show processlist |
    +------+--------------+-----------+--------------+---------+------+-------+------------------+
     
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    You can kill the particular MySQL process by firing the below mentioned command at the command prompt:

    mysqladmin kill PID#
     
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    Killing the process won't stop it happening again. I'm having a rather simular problem and always seems to be Leechprotect and I am yet to find a way to completely disable the crap.
     
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    Nope, that doesn't disable the service. It just removes the options. It still runs in the background.
     
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    It's not really a problem or a bug, just software we don't want to use that is forced upon us.
     
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    I have disabled it in WHM but the process still remains to run and keep an SQL connection open for a long time.
     
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    I'm not sure I understand, who forced you to login to your cPanel account and enable leechprotect? If disabling it in your cPanel is not working as expected, that's a bug to me. Kill the running service, disable and you're done.
     
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    I have killed the service but it still remains to restart itself. Disableing only removes the option for users to use it, but it still operates on the server.
     
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