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Nextcloud version (eg, 20.0.5):
Operating system and version (eg, Ubuntu 20.04):
Apache or nginx version (eg, Apache 2.4.25):
PHP version (eg, 7.4):
The issue you are facing:
Since August 2022 there has been excessive database activity. It appears to be constant updates of the form UPDATE
password = ‘******’ WHERE
id = nnnn
These repeat many times, cycling through the set of ID numbers, of which there are 60. I am not doing anything, although Nextcloud is storing things like diary and contact data. The updates continue day and night.
Is this the first time you’ve seen this error? (Y/N): It appears to have been happening since August 2022 and resulted in the database binary log files almost filling the available storage.
Steps to replicate it:
The output of your Nextcloud log in Admin > Logging:
Nothing other than a number of entries like Warning core Trusted domain error. "22.214.171.124" tried to access.....
The output of your config.php file in
/path/to/nextcloud (make sure you remove any identifiable information!):
<?php $CONFIG = array ( 'instanceid' => 'oc87p9izs7i8', 'passwordsalt' => '+GinwaVBqmlcLor0pzDU2HS3Lk1JDv', 'secret' => 'Exg89aUsw7Ov9lqOOhmNWGWK+zoGLS9gkyHL0ElMzSuIY2BI', 'trusted_domains' => array ( 0 => 'example.com', ), 'datadirectory' => '/var/lib/nextcloud', 'dbtype' => 'mysql', 'version' => '126.96.36.199', 'overwrite.cli.url' => 'https://example.com', 'dbname' => 'nextcloud', 'dbhost' => 'localhost', 'dbport' => '', 'dbtableprefix' => 'oc_', 'mysql.utf8mb4' => true, 'dbuser' => 'nextcloud', 'dbpassword' => '????????', 'installed' => true, 'memcache.local' => '\\OC\\Memcache\\APCu', 'filelocking.enabled' => true, 'memcache.locking' => '\\OC\\Memcache\\Redis', 'redis' => array ( 'host' => 'localhost', 'port' => 6379, ), 'loglevel' => 2, 'logfile' => '/var/log/nextcloud/nextcloud.log', 'updater.release.channel' => 'stable', 'auth.bruteforce.protection.enabled' => false, 'maintenance' => false, 'theme' => '', 'default_phone_region' => 'GB', 'mail_smtpmode' => 'sendmail', 'mail_sendmailmode' => 'smtp', 'mail_from_address' => 'nextcloud', 'mail_domain' => 'example.com', 'mail_smtphost' => 'localhost', 'mail_smtpport' => '25', 'twofactor_enforced' => 'false', 'twofactor_enforced_groups' => array ( 0 => 'admin', ), 'twofactor_enforced_excluded_groups' => array ( ), );
The output of your Apache/nginx/system log in
Output errors in nextcloud.log in /var/www/ or as admin user in top right menu, filtering for errors. Use a pastebin service if necessary. PASTE HERE