too many open file descriptors messages since bind 9.4.2-P1
smithi at nimnet.asn.au
Wed Jul 16 03:40:48 UTC 2008
On Tue, 15 Jul 2008, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> Thomas Vogt wrote:
> > Hello
> > Since i updated my FreeBSD 6.3 dns server with the latest bind version
> > in the ports (dns/bind94) my system is flooding my log with "too many
> > open file descriptors" messages.
> > Is there something i can do?
> > Example:
> > Jul 15 12:08:38 intern named: socket: too many open file descriptors
> > Jul 15 12:09:05 intern last message repeated 68 times
> Is this a busy name server handling thousands of queries per second?
> If so, the solution, perhaps not surprisingly, is to increase the number
> of file descriptors :)
> kern.maxfiles: 12328
> kern.maxfilesperproc: 11095
Can you disclose the magic incantation for those particular numbers?
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