nginx: worker process exited with fatal code 2 and cannot be respawn | eventfd() failed.

Gena Makhomed gmm at
Wed Nov 24 20:03:08 MSK 2010

On 24.11.2010 18:41, Maxim Dounin wrote:

>> 2010/11/24 15:48:03 [emerg] 18529#0: eventfd() failed (38: Function not
>> implemented)

>> Please note that i used yum to install nginx and it is running on a
>> CentOS.   It was running perfectly. I have researched into the problem
>> but most solutions suggest that i recompile the nginx
>> "--without-file-aio" option which does not help me.

> You have to recompile nginx *without* --with-file-aio configure
> option.

...or just update CentOS to latest version

eventfd() backported in newer CentOS5/RHEL5 kernel.

Best regards,

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