Re: Fatal Error

From: Webmaster-Team der FH Lippe <>
Date: Thu, 15 May 1997 22:08:47 +0200 (MET DST)

Hallo! Du (Don joy) hast geschrieben:

>I just noticed this error for the 1st time. This is after squid has
>been running for about 3 days.
>97/05/15 12:30:08| WARNING: Over store_pages high-water mark (2065 >
>97/05/15 12:30:08| Perhaps you should increase cache_mem?
>97/05/15 12:30:08| storeGetMemSpace stats:
>97/05/15 12:30:08| 0 objects locked in memory
>97/05/15 12:30:08| 0 LRU candidates
>97/05/15 12:30:08| 0 were purged
>97/05/15 12:30:08| 0 were released
>FATAL: xmalloc: Unable to allocate 4096 bytes!
>Squid Cache (Version 1.1.beta16): Terminated abnormally.

>What exactly causes this. If i increase cache_mem, won't this resurface
>at maybe a week instead of a few days? BTW, this is how things look
>when i start up.

>Before you ask, i am planning on increasing swap maxsize, but for the
>time we have not made the proxy available to all our users, just a test
>group, and i wanted to see how things behave when some of these limits
>are approached. Any comments are more than welcome.

Hmmm. You use an quiet old version of Squid, i don't now if beta16
has a bug which caused this, but i suggest an upgrade to a more
recent version (1.1.10 is actual now)


Webmaster-Team der FH Lippe (Cord Beermann, Thomas Herzberg)
Received on Thu May 15 1997 - 13:10:03 MDT

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