Radius crashing with "Failed adding event handler for socket: Too many readers"

Alan DeKok aland at deployingradius.com
Tue Mar 20 11:13:43 CET 2018

On Mar 20, 2018, at 1:07 AM, Campbell McKenzie <Campbell.McKenzie at aarnet.edu.au> wrote:
> I'm running Free Radius 3.0.13

  Upgrade to 3.0.16.

> on Redhat 7 and the about once or 10 times a day the service will "crash" (Exit with error code 1) with the error message "Failed adding event handler for socket: Too many readers".

  See doc/bugs.  You can run it under gdb to see what the problem is.

  But realistically.. upgrade, and the problem will go away.  It's not really worth our effort to debug issues which were found and fixed a year ago.

  Alan DeKok.

More information about the Freeradius-Users mailing list