DEVFS Overflow table

Kris Kennaway kris at
Sat May 14 16:21:57 PDT 2005

On Sat, May 14, 2005 at 10:18:34PM +0200, Thomas Beer wrote:
> Dear all,
> after upgrading from 5.3 to 5.4-Stable
> I get 
> DEVFS Overflow table with 65538 entries allocated
> I already doubled the values in the kernel config via
> options         NDEVFSINO=2050
> options         NDEVFSOVERFLOW=65538
> with no avail. The error message pops up if a user
> (fails to) start ppp but not if root starts ppp. Any pointers?

Can you show exactly how to repeat this error condition, so that
others can try and replicate it?

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