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[Unbound-users] FreeBSD + Unbound 1.0.2 error: too many file descriptors requested

Norbert Tretkowski
Mon Aug 18 16:08:49 CEST 2008


Am Montag, den 18.08.2008, 15:38 +0200 schrieb Norbert Tretkowski:
> Am Montag, den 18.08.2008, 15:19 +0200 schrieb Wouter Wijngaards:
> > On linux it defaults to epoll. That must have the bug. You can disable
> > the libevent EPOLL backend with:
> >          EVENT_NOEPOLL=yes; export EVENT_NOEPOLL
> > set this environment variable in the shell before you start unbound.
> > Then it will use poll(2), which is slower, but much simpler. That could
> > make your bugs go away.
> 
> You are right, it uses epoll. I'll try with poll method instead, thanks.

Using libevent's poll method does not fix the problem.

	Norbert