Subject: Re: NMBCLUSTERS being reused?
To: David S. <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Wojciech Puchar <email@example.com>
Date: 12/06/2002 12:17:08
> > 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.
card may be bad, but memory leak is software problem. it just may show
only in case of that card. but it's software error