[CentOS] sysctl errors

Jim Perrin jperrin at gmail.com
Mon Mar 19 22:14:17 UTC 2007


On 3/19/07, Karl R. Balsmeier <karl at klxsystems.net> wrote:
> I get these errors from the following settings in /etc/sysctl.conf file:
> net.ipv4.tcp_rmem="4096 87380 16777216"
> net.ipv4.tcp_wmem="4096 87380 16777216"
> net.ipv4.tcp_mem="8388608 8388608 8388608"

You're setting these values to 1 thing. They require 3. This will
generate some errors when you load these.

> error: unknown error 22 setting key 'net.ipv4.tcp_rmem'

Oooh look! Errors!

> error: unknown error 22 setting key 'net.ipv4.tcp_wmem'
> error: unknown error 22 setting key 'net.ipv4.tcp_mem'
>
> any advice?

remove the quotes from these lines in sysctl.conf




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