[httperf] connection failed with unexpected error 99

Kyle Campos kyle.campos at gmail.com
Tue Mar 31 08:18:34 PST 2009


I've received FD errors before and they looked different. If on the  
driver machine httperf would record in the Errors: fd-unavail section.  
If on the SUT then I'd get some system errors on that side, but I'm  
not seeing either of those.

-Kyle

On Mar 31, 2009, at 8:39 AM, Arlitt, Martin wrote:

> Hi Kyle
>
> I believe I've had a similar error message when I exhausted the  
> available file descriptors (e.g., too many connections in  
> TIME_WAIT).  If you think that might be the problem you are  
> experiencing, please check the httperf mail archive for information  
> on that.
>
> Martin
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: httperf-bounces at napali.hpl.hp.com [mailto:httperf-
>> bounces at napali.hpl.hp.com] On Behalf Of Kyle Campos
>> Sent: Tuesday, March 31, 2009 8:30 AM
>> To: httperf at napali.hpl.hp.com
>> Subject: [httperf] connection failed with unexpected error 99
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I'm running into this error when I get to a very specific rate:
>>
>> $ httperf --server 192.168.24.53 --port 8080 --timeout 10 --wsesslog
>> 48000,1,data.load --rate 480
>> $ httperf: connection failed with unexpected error 99
>>
>> [1]+  Segmentation fault
>>
>> And this error occurs somewhere towards the end of the test. My
>> driving box has plenty of memory left. Googling this error hasn't
>> shown me much of anything. A rate of 440 passes with flying colors.  
>> No
>> errors are seen on the SUT.
>>
>> Anyone ran into this before?
>>
>> -Kyle
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