Bind9.2.1 on WIN2K

Danny Mayer mayer at
Sun Jun 2 13:56:10 UTC 2002

At 12:45 PM 5/31/02, Bjorn Johansson wrote:
>Thanks Danny, that helped me get my test system up and running.
>Unfortunately, I've encountered another problem on a live Name server
>after replacing Bind8.2.5, with Bind9.2.1.
>The problem is I keep getting the following message, over and over again
>in the event log:
>'socket: too many open file descriptors'
>'accept: too many open file descriptors'
>It keeps writing the above, until it eventually stops.
>I must be doing something wrong yet again.
>This machine is running Win NT4.

It's a bug.  You're not doing anything wrong.  The error message is
wrong too, but that's an artifact of the bug. Please file a bug report
to bind9-bugs at

Has this system been up long and are there other applications running
on it?


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