Tor relay on vserver exeeding numtcpsock

coderman coderman at
Wed Jan 12 21:02:03 UTC 2011

On Wed, Jan 12, 2011 at 7:57 AM, Klaus Layer <klaus.layer at> wrote:
> ...
> "Error creating network socket: No buffer space available"
> errors. The numtcpsocks parameter limit is set to 550 on the vserver. Before
> asking the ISP to increase the value I would like to ask you what a reasonable
> value  of this parameter would be.

550 is ridiculous. it should be at least 4096, more if they are accomodating.

you may or may not find the ConstrainedSocksSize option useful as well.

good luck!  you may want to update the good / bad ISP entry with your
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