[distcc] distcc fails: still in backoff period

Martin Pool mbp at sourcefrog.net
Mon Feb 16 03:53:45 GMT 2009

2009/2/16 Daniel Klaffenbach <danielklaffenbach at gmail.com>:
> Hello!
> I am new to distcc and I am trying to get it working on my Gentoo machine.
> I set up distcc on my QuadCore machine and added it with distcc-config to my
> laptop. But for some reason all applications are being compiled locally (on my
> laptop).
> These are the messages I get:
> distcc[4598] (dcc_scan_args) found object/output file
> "CMakeFiles/kdewebkit.dir/kwebview.o"
> distcc[4598] (dcc_scan_args) found input file
> "/var/tmp/portage/kde-misc/webkit-
> kpart-9999/work/webkitkde/kdewebkit/kwebview.cpp"
> distcc[4598] compile from kwebview.cpp to kwebview.o
> distcc[4598] (dcc_get_hostlist) not reading /var/tmp/portage/.distcc/hosts: No
> such file or directory
> distcc[4598] (dcc_parse_hosts_file) load hosts from /etc/distcc/hosts
> distcc[4598] (dcc_parse_hosts) found tcp token "dk.home.local"
> distcc[4598] (dcc_check_backoff) still in backoff period for dk.home.local
> distcc[4598] (dcc_remove_disliked) remove dk.home.local from list

This means that an earlier attempt to connect to that machine failed.
You need to find the earlier error.
Martin <http://launchpad.net/~mbp/>

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