Subject: Re: problems with nmbcluster (?)
To: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/07/2007 20:28:10
On Sun, 7 Jan 2007, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> Date: Sun, 7 Jan 2007 19:09:59 +0100
> From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Cc: tech-net@NetBSD.org
> Subject: Re: problems with nmbcluster (?)
> On Sun, Jan 07, 2007 at 05:44:48PM +0100, email@example.com wrote:
>> I have some problems with the network. I have to restart my server
>> continuously, because after some days the server loses all connection to
>> the network. You cannot establish any connections or do any pings. You can
>> only restart the server. After the restart everything works fine for some
>> I have tested some kernels (3.0, 3.1, current....) but always the same
>> effect occurs. On the server runs no special service. Only apache2 and
>> postgresql from the pkgsrc. I don't know why the problem only occurs at my
>> system. It is a dual i386/PIII with enabled IPv6 and an intel nic.
>> I cannot give you more special hints. Only one output from 'netstat -mss'
>> after the connection was lost:
>> 1441 mbufs in use:
>> 1150 mbufs allocated to data
>> 291 mbufs allocated to packet headers
>> 132521 calls to protocol drain routines
>> Can anyone give me a hint for a possible solution or workaround? The
>> continuous restarts are not longer possible. I have already exchanged the
>> complete hard- and software.
> What does 'vmstat -m|grep mclpl' shows ?
> Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference
the uptime at the moment is only 4h - so I can only report the actual
netstat -mss && vmstat -m|grep mclpl
1497 mbufs in use:
1110 mbufs allocated to data
387 mbufs allocated to packet headers
34 calls to protocol drain routines
vmstat: Kmem statistics are not being gathered by the kernel.
mclpl 2048 1578 0 938 408 74 334 398 4 512 7