Re: Resource starvation on a 2.2.19 web server

Alan Cox (
Tue, 11 Sep 2001 15:48:58 +0100 (BST)

> servers. If I USR1 warm start apache, nslookup immediately works
> again. Some system resource is being freed up when apache is
> restarted, but I've been unable to isolate what it is or fix it.

How old is your C library ? Im wondering if its old enough that some
stuff only works for 256 file handles. That might explain DNS failing.
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