Bug#900001: Conky crashes eventually on linux setups where net interfaces change often
On Thu, May 24, 2018 at 7:21 AM, Michael Stummvoll <[hidden email]> wrote:
> Package: conky
> Version: 1.10.8-1
> tags: patch
> Dear Maintainers,
> Conky will keep an internal list of all seen network interfaces, which
> is limited to 64. If the number of these interfaces exceeds this limit,
> conky will crash.
> While this limit is large enough for most usecases, on a system where
> interfaces often appear and disappear (for example by starting
> docker-images) conky will eventually run into that limit.
> The supplied patch avoids that issue by removing old network interfaces
> from the said internal list, once they disappear.