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  1. Core Server
  2. SERVER-28637

WiredTiger journal files accumulate with each server start/stop

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    • Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Major - P3
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • 3.4.3
    • 3.4.10, 3.5.8
    • Storage, WiredTiger
    • None
    • Fully Compatible
    • ALL
    • v3.4
    • Storage 2017-05-29

    Description

      If I start MongoDB 3.4.3, wait a few seconds, ctrl-c out, and repeat the journal directory adds a new WiredTigerLog.* file for every restart.

      i.e.

      /tmp/foo# ls -alh journal/
      total 201M
      drwxrwxr-x 2 corymintz corymintz 4.0K Apr  5 13:46 .
      drwxrwxr-x 4 corymintz corymintz 4.0K Apr  5 13:46 ..
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz  23K Apr  5 13:46 WiredTigerLog.0000000001
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz 6.3K Apr  5 13:46 WiredTigerLog.0000000002
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz 6.3K Apr  5 13:46 WiredTigerLog.0000000003
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz 6.3K Apr  5 13:46 WiredTigerLog.0000000004
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz 6.3K Apr  5 13:46 WiredTigerLog.0000000005
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz 6.3K Apr  5 13:46 WiredTigerLog.0000000006
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz 6.3K Apr  5 13:46 WiredTigerLog.0000000007
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz 100M Apr  5 13:46 WiredTigerPreplog.0000000001
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz 100M Apr  5 13:46 WiredTigerPreplog.0000000002
      

      Following the exact same procedure with MongoDB 3.4.2, the old files are cleaned up

      /tmp/foo# ls -alh journal/
      total 201M
      drwxrwxr-x 2 corymintz corymintz 4.0K Apr  5 14:09 .
      drwxrwxr-x 4 corymintz corymintz 4.0K Apr  5 14:09 ..
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz 4.3K Apr  5 14:09 WiredTigerLog.0000000007
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz 100M Apr  5 14:09 WiredTigerPreplog.0000000001
      -rw-rw-r-- 1 corymintz corymintz 100M Apr  5 14:09 WiredTigerPreplog.0000000002
      

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              sue.loverso@mongodb.com Susan LoVerso
              cory.mintz@mongodb.com Cory Mintz
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