[Snort-users] Snort memory swap usage
twease at ...1935...
Wed Jun 6 10:52:04 EDT 2007
Zakai Kinan wrote:
> Is snort unable to use swap? I have a server with 4GB
> of ram and 10GB of swap. This morning snort crashes
> with the error: "ACSM-No Memory: acsmCompile!". I was
> able to fix it by changing the memory configuration.
Snort ultimately makes calls to malloc or calloc for dynamic memory
requests. If these return NULL, according to the man pages, there is no
memory to be had.
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