Subject: Re: no buffer space available
To: Kevin P. Neal <>
From: Jukka Marin <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 06/26/2001 07:51:03
On Mon, Jun 25, 2001 at 07:47:04PM -0400, Kevin P. Neal wrote:
> The problem that I saw (which I mention above) is that the link would
> NEVER recover without being bounced. The buffers fill up and then
> NEVER drain. Nothing could get through, not even TCP. Nothing. That's
> the problem. 

I have been seeing this with ppp for ages.  I don't know whether it's my
modems, the com driver, or the ppp layer that locks up and never passes
a single bit again without hangup+redial.