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[Unbound-users] logs filling out with process exceeded log message per second limit OSX

Mike.
Wed Sep 4 03:26:50 CEST 2013



On 9/3/2013 at 9:12 PM zongo saiba wrote:

|Greetings to all,
|
|platform: OSX 10.8.4
|
|I have been trying unbound for about 1 month now and it is a fantastic
|piece of software.
|I have one issue (not really one), but my logs are filling up with:
|
|03/09/2013 21:07:08.707 unbound[128]: *** process 128 exceeded 500 log
|message per second limit  -  remaining messages this second discarded
***
|03/09/2013 21:07:10.387 unbound[128]: *** process 128 exceeded 500 log
|message per second limit  -  remaining messages this second discarded
***
|
|I was wondering if anyone has had the issue before on OSX and how to
|stop the log pollution if at all possible ?
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I have seen a problem with excessive logging previously on FreeBSD.

I was seeing 20 log records per millisecond (20,000 log records per
second) and continuing for a couple of seconds.   Log verbosity was set
to 1.

Here is the thread:
http://unbound.net/pipermail/unbound-users/2013-June/002941.html