Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 584499
nscd with nss_ldap leaks file descriptors
Last modified: 2011-01-05 01:34:40 EST
This bug has been copied from bug #563362 and has been proposed
to be backported to 4.8 z-stream (EUS).
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Under certain circumstances, the nss_ldap module may have caused the application to leak file descriptors. As a result, the number of open sockets could reach the maximum limit of 1024. With this update, this error has been fixed, and file descriptors are no longer leaking.
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
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