Bug#533231: apache2.2-common: Seg fault at graceful restart (log rotation)
On Monday 15 June 2009, Jeroen Hooyberghs wrote:
> At each logrotation, the apache proces seg faults and therefor dies
> The last message in the /var/log/apache/error.log.1:
> [Sun Jun 14 07:41:23 2009] [notice] Graceful restart requested,
> doing restart
> The first and only message in the error.log:
> [Sun Jun 14 07:41:23 2009] [notice] seg fault or similar nasty
> error detected in the parent proces
Please try to get a backtrace, as described in
> This problem is occuring at each log rotation, but only notice the
> problem on 1 debian lenny server I maintain, the other don't seem
> to have the issue.
Do you have different modules or different php extensions enabled on
the two servers?
In any case, as a work-around, you can change /etc/logrotate.d/apache2
to use "restart" instead of "reload".