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[Unbound-users] warning: increased limit(open files)

Leo Baltus
Mon Dec 3 13:50:27 CET 2012


Op 03/12/2012 om 13:16:47 +0100, schreef W.C.A. Wijngaards:
> On 12/03/2012 01:01 PM, Leo Baltus wrote:
> > On starting unbound I get:
> > 
> > [1354535821] unbound[13607:0] warning: increased limit(open files)
> > from 16384 to 33142
> > 
> > Shouldn't this be sent tot syslog or logfile?
> 
> It increases ulimit while it holds root privileges.  It then chroots
> and drops user privileges.  It does not have the syslog or logfile
> open to log to at the time when this call happens.
> 

Ah, that explains.

Still, it is unexpected to have something thrown out when it is 'only'
a warning.

What do you expect us to do with this warning?

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