Subject: Re: pool_reclaim panic [resolved]
To: None <port-i386@NetBSD.org>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 09/11/2007 15:49:42
> [...] a few PCs checking the OpenOffice.org update site 1000 times a
> second [...squid...]
> So a fairly severe unintentional DoS attack and so sorry for
> bothering you all. However, I'd be interested in opinions on whether
> NetBSD should have been able to stand up to this.
Opinions? Mine: yes, it should have. By dropping traffic, if
necessary, but crashing indicates something busted somewhere.
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