[OpenAFS] Re: No buffer space available

Hans-Werner Paulsen hans@MPA-Garching.MPG.DE
Wed, 24 Jul 2013 16:12:10 +0200

On 07/23/2013 06:40 PM, Andrew Deason wrote:
> On Tue, 23 Jul 2013 13:11:17 +0200
> Hans-Werner Paulsen <hans@MPA-Garching.MPG.DE> wrote:
>> sometimes creating a file (using different programs) fails with the
>> error message "No buffer space available". This is on amd64_linux26
>> with OpenAFS 1.6.2 (both client and server). Any idea?
> I don't see anywhere we'd be generating that error code (ENOBUFS), and I
> can't see how it would show up that way if we got it back from a socket
> or something. Do you have any idea if the machine is under a lot of load
> or memory pressure, or if the directory has a lot of entries in it?
The client was not under heavy load, but the fileserver, and the network.