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Re: Clean Install - ML Server Crashes

Tue Aug 03, 2010 3:45 pm

Is there a status update on this thread? I was experiencing the same issue and just conduct a clean install the other day. No issues yet with the fresh system but am interested in what to watch for.

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Re: Clean Install - ML Server Crashes

Tue Aug 03, 2010 3:58 pm

The problems reported earlier in this thread were due to a third party plugin with a memory leak. Due to the memory leak MLServer eventually exhausted memory resources and crashed. The third party plugin was updated to remove the memory leak. There are no known instability issues with MLServer or any Cinemar plugin.

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Re: Clean Install - ML Server Crashes

Tue Aug 03, 2010 6:45 pm

Which TPP was the guilty one? Can you share?
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Re: Clean Install - ML Server Crashes

Tue Aug 03, 2010 6:54 pm

I believe it was the Tallus MLComDevice plugin. It was never purging its event log. If you had a chatty serial device it would eventually consume all available Windows memory.

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Re: Clean Install - ML Server Crashes

Tue Aug 03, 2010 7:35 pm

All Tallus MLComDevice versions since June have resolved any logging / memory issues.
All customers report it is running solid.

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Re: Clean Install - ML Server Crashes

Tue Aug 03, 2010 10:49 pm

Great! Thank you for the update!

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Re: Clean Install - ML Server Crashes

Tue Aug 03, 2010 10:52 pm

Maybe they were on an old version.

DavidL; I have had and issue with your plugins deciding if I was current or not. There is not automated way to determine this. You can use older versions without knowing that therre is an update. SOmething for you and Forcenor to look into.
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Re: Clean Install - ML Server Crashes

Tue Aug 03, 2010 11:12 pm

Yes,
The easiest (which is not completely easy) is to check the Wiki for the product. At the bottom of that wiki page is the version history. If yours is older...update it by the link in the top of the same Wiki page (not the shopping cart).

And yes, they were on an older version (the one in the shopping cart).
We are removing download from the shopping cart to avoid these version control issues. All Tallus software is either free or licensed so we don't need to lock down the download ability to subscribed users.

So feel free to try any of the our latest versions!

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