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Re: ddclient uses an unreasonable amount of CPU time

On Tue, Dec 07, 2004 at 07:17:46PM +0100, Andreas Ehn wrote:
> I'm using ddclient 3.6.2-3 in Debian Sarge in daemon mode to keep my
> DynDNS.org hostname updated. I have configured it to check the IP
> address of eth0 every minute, but for some reason ddclient uses 10 to
> 20 % of the CPU all the time.

I think you must have configured it wrongly.

Perhaps you set daemon=1 instead of daemon=60 - the delay is measured in
seconds, not minutes.  That would explain the constant cpu usage.

I think you can also write daemon=1m for one minute

edit /etc/ddclient.conf and check!


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