sendto: No buffer space available
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Wed Jul 30 10:15:37 PDT 2003
I use a freebsd box as a gateway for my home network. It uses a dialup
When my ISP is having network problems, I will get the precise same issue.
I have also had the modem crash, and also got the same problem.
I could "fix" it by killing ppp and restarting it. That clears the tcp
buffers for ppp.
I suspect you possibly have a bad NIC or perhaps some other network issue
that's intermittent. Taking down the interface might clear the buffers...
----- Original Message -----
From: Haesu <haesu at towardex.com>
To: <freebsd-isp at freebsd.org>; <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
Sent: Wednesday, July 30, 2003 9:32 AM
Subject: sendto: No buffer space available
> We have a FreeBSD box here that we use to route some GRE tunnels and ipv6
gif tunnels. We use zebra for dynamic routing running zebra, bgpd, ospfd,
> We have about 12 FreeBSD boxes with exact same configuration, the only
> difference is just the IP address of each interface.
> None of them fail but this one box...
> Everyday, this box stops all networking. I can still console in and
> I typed 'ping 127.0.0.1' at the console after networking locked up, it
> ping: sendto: No buffer space available
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