Gentoo Logo
Gentoo Spaceship




Note: Due to technical difficulties, the Archives are currently not up to date. GMANE provides an alternative service for most mailing lists.
c.f. bug 424647
List Archive: gentoo-security
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-security: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Headers:
To: gentoo-security@g.o
From: Pedro Venda <pjvenda@...>
Subject: Re: grsec Resource logging
Date: Sun, 14 Aug 2005 12:01:14 +0000
On Sunday 14 August 2005 10:53, 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?

the same happens to me. I haven't given it much importance because ntpd works 
ok even with grsec interference.

> What is wrong here?

still I'd also like to clarify this.

regards,
pedro venda.
-- 

Pedro João Lopes Venda
email: pjvenda < at > arrakis.dhis.org
http://arrakis.dhis.org
Attachment:
pgpKB1MePuGU4.pgp (PGP signature)
Replies:
Re: grsec Resource logging
-- Marc Ballarin
References:
grsec Resource logging
-- Christoph Gysin
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-security: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Previous by thread:
grsec Resource logging
Next by thread:
Re: grsec Resource logging
Previous by date:
grsec Resource logging
Next by date:
Re: grsec Resource logging


Updated Jun 17, 2009

Summary: Archive of the gentoo-security mailing list.

Donate to support our development efforts.

Copyright 2001-2013 Gentoo Foundation, Inc. Questions, Comments? Contact us.