[Openswan Users] pluto causes system out of memory when interop with fortiget

Paul Wouters paul at xelerance.com
Mon Aug 9 12:50:09 EDT 2010

On Mon, 9 Aug 2010, Jason Sigurdur wrote:

> 2.6.20-1.2320.fc5 - openswan-2.4.4-
> Hi, I was in the begining of replacing our 13 linux vpn/routing devices with a fortigate 80c's. I replaced one site with
> a fortiget and setup 6 ipsec vpn's to other sites.
> After about 3-5 days I was getting linux devices  (only ones vpned to the fortigate) that would run out of memory and
> get a ' pluto invoked oom-killer: gfp_mask=0x201d2, order=0, oomkilladj=0' in the logs.

Please recompile with -DLEAK_DETECTIVE in pluto/Makefile. And after a day, when you know it
leaked, do a service restart and check the logs for the leak messages.

of course, upgrading might also make your problem go away :)


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