Subject: Re: used mbufs increasing,
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Reinhold M. Roppert <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 06/03/2005 13:52:33

thank you for your answer.

Am 3 Jun 2005 um 12:53 hat Manuel Bouyer geschrieben:

> What does netstat show ?

this ist the latest output of netstat -m

4784 mbufs in use:
        4468 mbufs allocated to data
        316 mbufs allocated to packet headers
4417/4426 mapped pages in use
10252 Kbytes allocated to network (98% in use)
0 requests for memory denied
0 requests for memory delayed
150 calls to protocol drain routines
> I'm seen connections sitting with the > send-queue
> full, and this can consume a lot of memory. I attribute this to broken
> DSL routers (As I started seeing this when french DSL providers > started
> giving NAT routers to their clients, instead of a simple modem).

The server is directly connected to the Internet.

Best Regards 
Reinhold Roppert

R. M. Roppert