FreeBSD box dropping packets

Peter Jeremy peterjeremy at
Tue Mar 21 06:34:18 UTC 2006

On Mon, 2006-Mar-20 21:26:56 +0300, Anton Nikiforov wrote:
>I have a FreeBSD box running 5.4-RELEASE-p8.
>A week ago it was working just properly, but after adding more RAM (2GB 
>additional RAM, and i do not thing that this is the reason of the 
>problem) it starts to drop large packets.

How much RAM is there now?  Why did you add the additional RAM (since
you suggest the machine isn't heavily loaded)?  What happens if you
remove the RAM?

It's possible that the additional RAM means that you are running out
of KVA under high network load.

Peter Jeremy
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