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NDSD Process uses more then 2 GB of Memory

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Novell Open Enterprise Server (Linux based)
Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES) Support Pack 2 Linux

Configuration Information
NSS Volumes presented via NCP to Clients
NCP Shares presented to Clients via NCP


NDSD Process uses more then 2 GB of memory.
NDSD Memory grows incrementally until the NDSD Process crashes.
allocateobjectbuffer memory increases in the NDSD heap.
Users can no longer access NSS Volumes via NCP.
NDSD Process cores on low memory condition.
CachedSubDirectory entries keep increasing.


This is resolved in novell-ncp-5.0.1-86 and novell-ncpserv-2.0.17 or later.


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  • Document ID:3235488
  • Creation Date:08-FEB-07
  • Modified Date:27-APR-12
    • NovellOpen Enterprise Server
    • NetIQeDirectory

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