Error receiving packet: Bad address (version 2.2.5 then 2.2.9)

Alan DeKok aland at
Mon Nov 2 16:28:48 CET 2015

On Nov 2, 2015, at 10:13 AM, Bertalan Voros <bertalan.voros at> wrote:
> Symptoms.
> 1. The server appears to be not responding.
> 2. When running in debug mode, it starts up as normal. When there is a
> request received, the log/console runs away with either of the two below:
> *Error receiving packet: Bad address*
> *Waking up in 23.6 seconds.*

  Your system is broken.  Replace it with a new one.

> The same configuration has been working flawlessly at the other two sites,
> so something might have changed on the affected one, I am just unable to
> figure out what.
> Have you ever encountered these symptoms?


  Run a memory checker on the system.  Odds are that the memory is bad.

  Replace the system with one that works.

  Alan DeKok.

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