Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: Robert Paskowitz <r2d2@g.o>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] grsec Resource logging
Date: Sun, 14 Aug 2005 17:24:39
Message-Id: 42FF7CA7.1050206@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-security] grsec Resource logging by Christoph Gysin
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Christoph Gysin wrote:
> I'm playing around with grsecurity. Now I get lots of messages like this: > > grsec: denied resource overstep by requesting 7499776 for RLIMIT_MEMLOCK > against limit 32768 for /usr/sbin/ntpd[ntpd:8525] uid/euid:123/123 > gid/egid:123/123, parent /sbin/init[init:1] uid/euid:0/0 gid/egid:0/0 > > As far as I understand, ntpd is trying to allocate more memory than it > is allowed due to resource limits. The limit seems to be 32M while ntpd > tries to allocate 7G (!) of RAM? > > What is wrong here? > > Christoph
[Bug 99713] ntpd hits RLIMIT_MEMLOCK limit http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=99713 -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.1 (Darwin) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://enigmail.mozdev.org iD8DBQFC/3ynZwjIiODIZ4oRAhAkAJ9I161k8GiNNeMPCxtUoIBFbRRpoQCeMsxC BhndJbgzQi1+d0lwfzyrP3Y= =hpR5 -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- gentoo-security@g.o mailing list