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Create MMS alert to monitor primary availability

Is there a way in MMS to define an alert to monitor the case where none of the servers in a cluster get promoted to primary? I tried defining the following alert: 'Alert if host of type primary is ...
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mongo server does not start on Centos 6.4

I have a mongo server installed and when I try to start it with, always fail. OS: CentOS release 6.4 x86_64 Mongo version: 2.4.8 I have other machines working with the same versión and puppetized ...
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Cannot install in mongodb in ubuntu 13.04

I follow the instruction provided by mongodb. But seems package mongodb-10gen isn't existed. vagrant@m1:~$ sudo apt-get install -y mongodb-10gen Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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How to calculate the required EBS PIOPS for our mongo server?

We want to use provisioned IOPS EBS volume on our mongo machines, I'm a bit confused on how to calculate the number of provisioned IOPS to use. Currently we're getting an average of 25 IOPS (read + ...
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Is it safe to snapshot an mdadm RAID with only xfs_freeze?

Is mdadm guaranteed (and trusted via experience) to be safe for taking snapshots with only an xfs_freeze? I have encountered vague warnings about mdadm still working in the background, thus making ...
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mongod non-mapped virtual memory doubled suddenly, has not changed since

The non-mapped virtual memory stat for our mongo primary has always been constant, and we never gave it much thought before yesterday. Yesterday, a series of accidental full-collection scans from a ...
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How do I find mongodb write statistics per database?

How do I get write stats per database and per collection? mongostat seems to only provide write info globally for the server. Is there a way to get more granular detail about i/o?
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Spawning mongod process using sudo yields two separate mongod processes

I am seeing something weird that I can not figure out: If i run the following command sudo mongod --dbpath /db/database/ --logpath /db/logs/mongodb/mongodb.log & and then do a ps aux I see ...
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MongoDB Balancer

So I have 2 sharded clusters with 3 servers each.My mongos is running, my config server is running and ive also added test data to 1 of the 2 shard clusters. I am having trouble getting that data to ...
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Login authentication vanished from MongoDB install

A few months ago I enabled password protection on my MongoDB install. Today I ran the Mongo client and forgot to use my login details. Instead of rejecting nearly everything I try to do from the ...
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mongodb : Can create new thread on FreeBSD?

We experienced some strange thing in our mongodb gridfs platform. The platform actually is a bi Xeon E5 (bi quad core) with 128GB of memory, running on freebsd 9 with a zfs pool dedicated for mongodb. ...
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Changing MongoDB Oplog size

while loading data to mongodb, I keep getting "error RS102 too stale to catch up"... After research I found that my default oplog size for a 32 bit linux machine is too small. I would like it to be ...
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How would I template an SLS using saltstack

I'm trying to do proof of concept with Mongodb(sharding) and Id like to run a command every time I spin up a new cluster without having to add lines in all my sls files. My current init is as follows: ...
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Wrong php_sufix config variable in MAMP [closed]

I've just installed MAMP and I'm trying to install the Mongo extension via pecl but I'm getting an error: jonesy:bin Billy$ sudo pecl install mongo downloading mongo-1.4.4.tgz ... Starting to ...
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Why mongo pecl module looses its connection after Primary stepDown?

I run an Apache 2.2.22-13 with pecl module "mongo 1.4.4". It connects to a MongoDB 2.4.6 sharded cluster. When a stepDown occurs, the mongo module seems to stay on the mongod node which was the ...
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CentOS 6 - Mongodb - Invalid access at address xxxx from thread: initandlisten

For starts I looked everywhere online for this, a lot of people have the problem, no one has a working solution. I've installed mongodb using yum and their instructions provided at ...
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/etc/security/limits.conf soft nproc limit appears to be ignored

My MongoDB database was running into problems under load, with the following errors spamming the logs: [initandlisten] pthread_create failed: errno:11 Resource temporarily unavailable [initandlisten] ...
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Multiple Amazon EC2 With Load Balancing And MongoDB

I have an Amazon EC2 server where we run a webapp and MongoDB. We want add a second EC2 server and a Load Balancing to the same region. Load Balancing will redirect all web requests (80 and 443) to ...
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MongoDB on EC2 - Could not stat /dev/xdf — No such file or directory

I'm following a tutorial for setting up MongoDB on EC2 and I got stuck at the following part: $ sudo mkfs.ext4 /dev/xdf mke2fs 1.42.3 (14-May-2012) Could not stat /dev/xdf --- No such file or ...
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MongoDB Sharding Config and MongoS Storage

In doing this year's budgeting, I need to estimate the capacity needs for next year. We are planning on needing to shard our MongoDB Replica Set out to 4-shards, but I have the disk capacity needs ...
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MongoDB cloneCollection between Azure hosted CentOS servers times out at 2 hours

I'm trying to clone a MongoDB collection from CentOS server A to CentOS server B. Both are running 2.4.6. The copy works great until exaxctly 2 hours, at which point I get a 9001 socket exception: ...
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Mongodb - proper way to rotate logs

Mongo docs say that I can: use -SIGUSR1 signal and get the old log renamed and current switched use logrotate from OS I want the OS's logrotate ability to zip old files and remove oldest, but see ...
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What's special in restoring a DB in a MongoDB sharded cluster?

I'd like to migrate a DB from a replica set to another which belongs to a sharded cluster. Till now, this cluster has got only 1 shard, and no collection or database is really sharded. I mongodumped ...
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Query related to production environment

I have configured my production environment with the following details: 1. Three config server 2. Two routers (`mongos`) 3. Two shards of three node replica sets. My question is: I am trying to ...
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Very high disk IO on Mongodb Config servers

Perhaps someone could tell me if this is expected or not (It doesn't seem normal to me)... On all 3 of my config servers I am seeing consistent high disk IO, even when the sharded-cluster has ...
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Can I use MongoDB with Amazon EC2 small instance?

I want to move my MongoDB from a virtual server to amazon web services. I know MongoDB provides a preconfigured AMI, with three provisioned EBS volumes. But this is only available for m1.large ...
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MongoDB getting OOM killed

we are running a mongodb replicaset on three machines. All three machines have around 16GB but only 255MB Swap. Swappiness is left on it's default value 60. The machines are running CentOS 6.4. The ...
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Installing Mongo driver for PHP using Puppet+Vagrant

I'm playing around with Vagrant and Puppet, provisioning a development machine for a project based on Apache/PHP/Mongo. I have all components setting up correctly (using modules from Puppet Forge), ...
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How could I avoid having 90 CPU Load only by pressing F5 on my browser?

I have a php website and If I press on F5 on my browser I get this CPU load : $ w 11:34:54 up 16 days, 1 min, 5 users, load average: 90,81, 32,02, 12,57 It come from every pages on my website ! ...
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server load too high on mongodb server

I have a mongo server on ec2 and its storing some collection which is having 12+ millions documents. Their are 7 other instances trying to fetch some documents from the mongo server. Also their are ...
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How good is this MongoDB/EC2 setup? [duplicate]

Hi, I wondered what was a good setup for AWS/MongoDB in terms of machines and the sizes of their disks. Current setup 3 micro machines for the config servers, 1 mongos and arbiters. The 8Gb limit ...
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Mongodb spamming log

I found that mongod writes [snapshotthread] cpu: elapsed:4000 writelock: 0% continuously. So it one day log now about 2Mb. What does it mean and how to disable this?
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How to check mongodb metadata's integrity?

I had to replace a mongodb config server in a cluster that contains only 1 shard. By mistake, I started the new config server without any data and got the following message in the logs: ...
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Failure to connect to MongoDB - couldn't connect to server

I am using a reverse-ssh tunnel to make a DB behind firewall available from remote machine. But here is the intriguing part: From AWS server with ssh tunnel to DB behind firewall: connecting to IP ...
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How to install mongodb on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (x86_64)

I download mongodb for distrubution SUSE Linux Enterprise . . I downloaded mongodb from link http://downloads.10gen.com/linux/mongodb-linux-x86_64-subscription-suse11-2.4.5.tgz and extract it to ...
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ec2-consistent-snapshot mongodb - mongod.lock file

I'm trying out ec2-consistent-snapshot with --mongo --freeze-filesystem options. The snapshot itself works great. However, after I restore the volume and try to use it with a new instance, when I ...
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Setting up MongoDB for multi-db authentication

I have a MongoDB that has the regular authentication setup so you need a username and password to connect to the database (auth=true in the configs). The problem I'm running in to is that I have some ...
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Nginx PHP Consistently Slower than Apache 2.2

NOTE: I asked this first on StackOverflow and was sent here. I hope the repetition is OK. In doing load testing comparing Apache 2.2 and Nginx 1.2.6 running using fully stock packages on Ubuntu ...
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10gen mms monitoring service to start after reboot [duplicate]

I have setup MMS agent for my mongoD instances on AWS. MMS Agent is on a separate t1.micro instance. It all works fine however, every time I reboot the server I have to run sudo nohup python agent.py ...
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How to configure a MongoDB configsvr and arbiter on same instance?

I am setting up an arbiter onto the same machine as a config server, but having some trouble with the default 10gen /etc/init.d/mongod file. I tried creating an additional /etc/init.d/mongod-arb for ...
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mongorestore from stdin

On a remote server I have a file which is the mongodump output compressed, let me say a file called mongodb.tar.gz. Inside mongodb.tar.gz there is a directory structure like this: dump/dbname/ ...
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Move Mongo Database to a different location

I want to run MongoDB on an Amazon EC2 off the local drive and default folder and move all data files, log files, on mounted raid5 ebs drive. I have already tried both methods: 1- edit the ...
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Re-mount EBS vol on EC2 instance

I am new to sysadmin. I am trying to launch a EBS-backed EC2 instance. I did the following based on mongodb docs: sudo mdadm --verbose --create /dev/md0 --level=10 --chunk=256 --raid-devices=1 ...
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How to change the master in a MongoDB cluster without restarting the process?

Reading the documentation of MongoDB about how to configure a master-slave configuration of a cluster (our cluster will have more than 12 nodes, so unfortunately we can't have a replica-set ...
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Mongodb over Lustre?

I need to install a mongodb instance with a lot of data storage. We have a Lustre FS with hundreds of terabytes, but when monogdb start show me this error: Mon Jul 15 12:06:50.898 [initandlisten] ...
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How can I filter MongoDB Replica Set Heartbeats with tcpdump?

Occasionally, when troubleshooting the health of a replica set, I'd like to filter out the heartbeat packets specifically, track them going out, and the subsequent reply (or lack thereof) without all ...
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Deb 6: Can't install Mongodb 64; uname -m and arch both return x86_64

As the title suggests, in bash the commands uname -m and arch both return x86_64, suggesting to me that I'm on a 64bit OS and processor. But, when I use aptitude or apt-get to install the package ...
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Restarting MongoDB automatically if it crashes

I am running MongoDB on an Ubuntu server. It's using an upstart script to start mongod when the machine boots. I noticed that if the process crashes, it doesn't get restarted. How can I make sure ...
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With 3 production nodes, why Mongodb complains about even voting nodes?

I run a mongodb sharded cluster with 1 shard, 1 replica set (2 secondaries, 1 primary, 1 delayed slave). Frequently, the following message appears in the logs: [rsMgr] replSet total number of votes ...
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MongoDB new replica set node not coming online

After adding a new MongoDB replica set node on the primary I get > rs.status() { ... { "_id" : 2, "name" : "nde3.test.com:27017", "health" : 1, ...