iptables crashes server?

Moritz Gartenmeister moritz.gartenmeister at access.unizh.ch
Tue Apr 5 20:22:52 CEST 2005


R. DuFresne wrote:
> 
> There are two things you might do to deal with memory over consumption 
> issues;
> 
> Add more RAM to the system
> 
> or off load some of the services to other systems rather then directly 
> running them all on the firewall server.  And this is likely the better 
> way to deal with the problem in my mind.  firewalls afterall are 
> traditionally a single purpose system.

more ram does not solve the problem, only delay it.
i don't run much services on the server. and i stopped them to look at the memory usage.

my newest idea: network card driver tg3.

cheers
moritz



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