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Re: Too many open files
Are you using the java producer client?

Thanks,

Jun
On Tue, Sep 24, 2013 at 5:33 PM, Mark <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> Our 0.7.2 Kafka cluster keeps crashing with:
>
> 2013-09-24 17:21:47,513 -  [kafka-acceptor:Acceptor@153] - Error in
> acceptor
>         java.io.IOException: Too many open
>
> The obvious fix is to bump up the number of open files but I'm wondering
> if there is a leak on the Kafka side and/or our application side. We
> currently have the ulimit set to a generous 4096 but obviously we are
> hitting this ceiling. What's a recommended value?
>
> We are running rails and our Unicorn workers are connecting to our Kafka
> cluster via round-robin load balancing. We have about 1500 workers to that
> would be 1500 connections right there but they should be split across our 3
> nodes. Instead Netstat shows thousands of connections that look like this:
>
> tcp        0      0 kafka1.mycompany.:XmlIpcRegSvc ::ffff:10.99.99.1:22503    ESTABLISHED
> tcp        0      0 kafka1.mycompany.:XmlIpcRegSvc ::ffff:10.99.99.1:48398    ESTABLISHED
> tcp        0      0 kafka1.mycompany.:XmlIpcRegSvc ::ffff:10.99.99.2:29617    ESTABLISHED
> tcp        0      0 kafka1.mycompany.:XmlIpcRegSvc ::ffff:10.99.99.1:32444    ESTABLISHED
> tcp        0      0 kafka1.mycompany.:XmlIpcRegSvc ::ffff:10.99.99.1:34415    ESTABLISHED
> tcp        0      0 kafka1.mycompany.:XmlIpcRegSvc ::ffff:10.99.99.1:56901    ESTABLISHED
> tcp        0      0 kafka1.mycompany.:XmlIpcRegSvc ::ffff:10.99.99.2:45349    ESTABLISHED
>
> Has anyone come across this problem before? Is this a 0.7.2 leak, LB
> misconfiguration… ?
>
> Thanks

 
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