[c-nsp] %FIB-3-NOMEM: Malloc Failure, disabling CEF
jmaimon at ttec.com
Wed Mar 14 13:19:43 EST 2007
Jon Lewis wrote:
> I got paged this morning because one of our routers did this (apparently
> due to either a memory leak, fragmentation, or both). Since the router
> in question does tag-switching to support MPLS VPNs, the result of
> automatically disabling CEF was pretty undesirable. I don't suppose
> there's a config command that would tell the router to do something else
> (like reboot) when usable memory has been exhausted?
exception memory ?
> I suspect this is something many with NPE300's and lower can look forward
> to in the coming months / year or two.
Seen it already quite a few times. Also a product of IOS bugs....
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