Resource temporarily unavailable error on Bind 8.2.1

Jim Reid jim at
Wed Mar 15 23:10:38 UTC 2000

>>>>> "Anthony" == Anthony Golia <Anthony.Golia at> writes:

    Anthony> Sometimes I get this error:

    Anthony> named[930]: ns_forw: sendto([].53): Resource temporarily unavailable

    Anthony> Then all Internet queries (only Internet queries) fail.
    Anthony> 'looks like it may be a Solaris thing, but does anyone
    Anthony> know how I can find out exactly what resource is
    Anthony> unavailable?

It's probably kernel network buffers. Consult your system's man pages
to find why sendto() is failing with an error code of EAGAIN: "esource
temporarily unavailable".

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