Subject: Re: ntpd dumping core on restart
To: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
From: Rhialto <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/14/2005 11:00:29
(going through old mails)
On Tue 05 Apr 2005 at 16:47:26 -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> In message <20050405200204.527A92AC34@beowulf.gw.com>, Christos Zoulas writes:
> >Hmm, ok. Try commenting out the get/setrlimit(RLIMIT_STACK) calls
> >in /usr/src/dist/ntp/ntpd/ntpd.c. It could be running out of stack...
> That seems to work. I'm still at a loss to explain why ntpd fires
> up at boot time, but not thereafter.
My guess would be that at boot time the environment (variables) take a
lot less space than in your login session. You could verify that with
"env -i ...".
___ Olaf 'Rhialto' Seibert -- rhialto/at/falu.nl
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