[Opendnssec-user] ods-signerd 1.4.0a1 running out of memory and crashing on null context

Jerry Lundström jerry at opendnssec.org
Tue May 22 11:49:19 UTC 2012

On 21 maj 2012, at 17:11, Paul Wouters <paul at nohats.ca> wrote:

> This is for a 1M test zone, no optout, on a machine with 8GB of RAM.
> This is using 1.4.0a1 with the delete rrset/nsec3 patch applied.

If this is a 1M entries zone unsigned then 8GB memory is too little
for stable operation. This is because the signer keeps everything in
ldns structs, its not memory efficient but its fast. And we are
working on reducing the memory footprint.


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