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Cisco Bug: CSCun60007 - %SYS-2-GETBUF: Bad getbuffer Process= "cpf_msg_rcvq_process"

Last Modified

Feb 14, 2018

Products (6)

  • Cisco IOS
  • Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Virtual Switching Supervisor Engine 720 with 10GE uplinks
  • Cisco ME 6524-GS Ethernet Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 32 / MSFC2A
  • Cisco ME 6524-GT Ethernet Switch
  • Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 720 / MSFC3

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Description (partial)

A Catalyst 6509-E VSS running 12.2(33)SXI9 may see the below message prior to a crash:

%SYS-2-GETBUF: Bad getbuffer, bytes= <snip> -Process= "cpf_msg_rcvq_process", ipl= 0, pid= 83

The size of the buffer requested in this instance was 3014752 bytes which is not possible.

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