[Bug 260406] pfctl: Cannot allocate memory (after a time)

From: <bugzilla-noreply_at_freebsd.org>
Date: Fri, 24 Dec 2021 16:03:41 UTC

--- Comment #53 from Kristof Provost <kp@freebsd.org> ---
(In reply to Diego Linke from comment #51)
> My last question is I had 79 Mb in free memory plus ~476 Mb in swap space. I wondering why PF as the last resource doesn't use swap memory to load the tables.

Kernel memory, including that allocated by pf, will not get swapped out. We
wouldn't want to have to wait to process a packet until we'd read the relevant
pf table back from swap space.

You are receiving this mail because:
You are the assignee for the bug.