iptables crashes server?

Mariusz Kruk Mariusz.Kruk at epsilon.eu.org
Tue Apr 5 18:45:44 CEST 2005

On Tue, Apr 05, 2005 at 08:47:34AM +0200, Moritz Gartenmeister wrote:
> ergo, something is filling up my ram. i run apache, irc-proxy, snort and 
> argus besides iptables.
> for me, there seems something buggy in the kernelspace of iptables.
> but, if i am the only one with this problem, it's maybe not.

To make sure it's not a memory leak in any of those services, have you
tried setting limits for process memory?
Also, have you checked the processes' memory usage? Did it rise?

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