[OSM-dev] Problem with Planet File Import

Andy Allan gravitystorm at gmail.com
Mon May 9 17:20:50 BST 2011

On Sat, May 7, 2011 at 10:54 AM, Stefan Menzel <Menzel_Stefan at gmx.de> wrote:
> Hello,
> i am trying to import the planet file. But i was getting the following error
> Node stats: total(1046791292), max(1242672011)
> Way stats: total(89577831), max(108283701)
> Relation stats: total(954618), max(1538412)
> Going over pending ways
> WARNING:  terminating connection because of crash of another server process
> DETAIL:  The postmaster has commanded this server process to roll back the
> current transaction and exit, because another server process exited
> abnormally and possibly corrupted shared memory.
> HINT:  In a moment you should be able to reconnect to the database and
> repeat your command.
> pending_ways failed: server closed the connection unexpectedly
>     This probably means the server terminated abnormally
>     before or while processing the request.
> (7)
> Error occurred, cleaning up
> I am sure there was no other access on the Database. Is there any way to
> continue the import process ? What is the Problem at all?

It looks like your postgres server crashed or was killed - you should
look into the log files (including the system log files) to see what
happened. Perhaps it was killed by the OOM killer, or grsec, or some
other reason.


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