Article ID: 117023, created on Aug 30, 2013, last review on Sep 19, 2016

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo 6.0

Symptoms

  1. –°ontainer stopped unexpectedly.

  2. The following messages appear in /var/log/messages file of the hardware node :

    Aug 15 04:35:50 vps8 kernel: [9034795.442558] Out of memory in UB: Kill process 897770 (init) score -1000 or sacrifice child
    Aug 15 04:35:50 vps8 kernel: [9034795.444080] OOM killer in rage, 43 tasks killed in ub 6576
    Aug 15 04:35:50 vps8 kernel: [9034795.444210] OOM killed process 897770 (init) vm:2176kB, rss:624kB, swap:32kB
    Aug 15 04:35:50 vps8 kernel: [9034795.445781] OOM killed process init (pid=897770, ve=6576) exited, free=263338.
    Aug 15 04:35:50 vps8 kernel: [9034795.445793] <<< 6576 oom generation 2519 ends (task died)
    Aug 15 04:35:50 vps8 kernel: [9034795.885742] CT: 6576: stopped
    

Cause

OOM killer on the node terminated the init process of the container.

Resolution

Increase the memory limit for the container.

Search Words

OOM

OOM killed process init

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