notify_monitor.php causing 100% CPU usage
I've noticed over the past couple of weeks that pfSense has been showing high CPU usage on the dashboard and the cause is a PHP script :
Have any of you ever encountered this? It goes on for days on end. The only way to stop it is to kill it. The version we use is:
built on Mon Nov 26 11:40:26 EST 2018
Thanks for your help!
KOM last edited by
Upgrade to patch 3 and see if the problem persists.
You have any custom stuff on there? Packages?
@stephenw10 I've got freeradius3, ntopng, and openvpn-client-export. FYI I killed the process yesterday and it hasn't come back since.
That file could only be stuck if somehow the
notifyqueue_runninglock is stale or not being released. Maybe something in your notification settings is broken and it can't get messages out.