FreeBSD 5.2: malloc(): error: allocation failed

Dag-ErlingSmørgrav des at
Mon Jan 26 07:20:55 PST 2004

"Christian B." < at> writes:
> mysqld in malloc(): error: allocation failed

mysqld ran out of address space.  the default limit is 512 MB.  you
can increase it by adding e.g. kern.maxdsiz="1073741824" (1 GB) to
/boot/loader.conf, or with the MAXDSIZ kernel option.

(for some reason, kern.maxdsiz doesn't show up in the sysctl tree, but
setting it in loader.conf will work)

Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des at

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