Tor relay on vserver exeeding numtcpsock

Moritz Bartl moritz at
Wed Jan 12 21:44:12 UTC 2011


You should probably contact the ISP first to see if they will raise the
limit. Mine was low on file descriptors and they upped it generously 5
minutes later (on a cheap $20 vserver).


On 12.01.2011 22:02, coderman wrote:
>> "Error creating network socket: No buffer space available"
>> errors. The numtcpsocks parameter limit is set to 550 on the vserver. 
> 550 is ridiculous. it should be at least 4096, more if they are accomodating.
> good luck!  you may want to update the good / bad ISP entry with your
> experience.
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