[Bro] worker dies out of memory
mlaterma at ucalgary.ca
Mon Jun 22 11:54:04 PDT 2015
I ran into the same problem (with the DAG card) a few months ago.
My issue turned out to be that the firmware on the card needed an update.
Is your firmware up to date?
On Jun 22, 2015 12:22 PM, Aaron Gee-Clough <lists at g-clef.net> wrote:
> I've had this problem pop up twice in the past couple weeks, where I
> restart bro & learn that one of the workers has crashed. The message
> that comes back in the crash report is:
> listening on dag0:32, capture length 8192 bytes
> ==== stderr.log
> 1434739692.912574 processing suspended
> 1434739692.912574 processing continued
> tcmalloc: large alloc 18446744072965615616 bytes == (nil) @
> 0x7f265e1ab8f5 0x81550d 0x88b986 0x88ba76 0x8147c9 0x814b54 0x81462b
> 0x812ea6 0x810265 0x88bb3a 0x5691a1 0x607698 0x608cd5 0x5d5461 0x85bd57
> 0x5d573b 0x532915 0x7f265d1aa76d 0x53b3bd
> out of memory in new.
> 1434743469.366970 fatal error: out of memory in new.
> ==== stdout.log
> max memory size (kbytes, -m) unlimited
> data seg size (kbytes, -d) unlimited
> virtual memory (kbytes, -v) unlimited
> core file size (blocks, -c) unlimited
> ==== .cmdline
> -i dag0:32 -U .status -p broctl -p broctl-live -p local -p worker-17
> local.bro broctl base/frameworks/cluster local-worker.bro broctl/auto
> This is running on Ubuntu 12.04, bro 2.4, linux kernel 3.2.0-70, with
> pcap compiled to use the Endace dag card, and bro compiled to use google
> perftools. The box has 256GB of RAM.
> Has anyone else seen this?
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