Subject: Re: network problems
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 06/16/2006 15:10:58
In article <Pine.NEB.firstname.lastname@example.org>,
>I am using the netbsd-current kernel. after booting the system all works
>fine. after some time (sometime five days, sometime four weeks, ...) the
>server do not recive any more packet over the network interfaces. the
>/netbsd: WARNING: mclpool limit reached; increase NMBCLUSTERS
>I changed the the value of NMBCLUSTERS to 2048, 4096 and 16384. but after
>some time the server always reports "mclpool limit reached".
>can you give me any hints, what is a useful value for NMBCLUSTERS?
>could it be any other problem?
>thank you for your efforts
Looks like a memory leak. compile a kernel with options MBUFTRACE and
then run netstat -mssv