Subject: Re: NMBCLUSTERS being reused?
To: None <>
From: David S. <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/05/2002 23:54:15
> I have this i386 running NetBSD 1.6 and it's connected to a 10Mbs Lan
> through a Linksys USB100M adapter (RealTek 8150).  As soon a I tried to
> send a file over to another machine I got the "out of nmbclusters" thing.
> So I bumped it up to 4096.  Tonight I tried to send some larger files over
> and "out of nmbclusters" again.  So I bumped it up to 8192, then 16384,
> finally 32768.
> But the curious thing is.  Now I can scp a 50 MB file and don't run out
> of buffers.  BUT then the next time I try to send a large file (say 30MB),
> it gets partway through and runs out of buffers.  Could there be a
> nmbcluster leak?

Before blaming a memory leak, I'd try another card.  Those Realtek ones
are crap.

David S.