I haven't got access to my bdii right now, but try looking in the
actual ldif file it makes (something with '1' and 'cache' in the
patch). Often the error message in there (if there is any) is far more
instructive than the logs.
2009/12/12 Winnie Lacesso <[log in to unmask]>:
> Dear All,
> The Bham Addition of a 2nd CE page very useful but a bit outdated.
> On new CE in bdii.log is this many many times (over 300):
> "Use of uninitialized value in concatenation (.) or string at
> /opt/bdii/sbin/bdii-update line 748, <ERROR> line 570."
> In looking into it, they say
> check if line
> appears in file /opt/lcg/var/bdii/lcg-bdii.conf
> It does.
> Run the following commands to ensure that the permissions are correct.
> chown -R edguser:edguser /opt/glite/var/lock/gip/
> chown -R edguser:edguser /opt/glite/var/tmp/gip/
> chown -R edguser:edguser /opt/glite/var/cache/gip/
> edguser is in infosys group:
> root@lcgce03> grep edg /etc/group
> and yaim built permissions thus:
> drwxrwxr-x 2 edguser infosys 4096 Dec 12 14:56 /opt/glite/var/lock/gip/
> drwxrwxr-x 5 edguser infosys 4096 Dec 12 14:56 /opt/glite/var/tmp/gip//
> drwxrwxr-x 2 edguser infosys 4096 Dec 10 17:41 /opt/glite/var/cache/gip//
> So that looks ok altho not exactly as the twiki says.
> Same file owner/permissions on our other 2 CEs which are not logging "Use of
> uninitialized value in concatenation (.) or string" etc.
> Any suggestion to debug? Should the dirs be group edguser?
> Or does it point to error elsewhere?
> lcgce03 responds to ldap queries & is in GOC-DB as Not production; still
> On site-bdii, it was added to file
> & bdii restarted; it's now in /opt/bdii/var/* files; but I don't know how
> to confirm it's 'seen' outside. Maybe takes time to propagate.
> On mon, did the mysql ""grant all on accounting.*" etc, but
> use accounting;
> select SpecID,SiteName,ClusterID,SubClusterID,SpecInt2000,SpecFloat2000 from SpecRecords;
> doesn't immediately show the new CE; does that take time (maybe it will
> work tomorrow) or should it show immediately?
> Grateful for advice