Neighbour Table Oveflow

Scott Shealy sshealy at
Wed Apr 25 08:09:33 PDT 2001

Ok.... But can anyone tell me what exactly a Neighbour Table Overflow is"
Of do I just need to dig in the kernel code to satify my curiosity.

-----Original Message-----
From: Nikko Solomon [mailto:nnikko at]
Sent: Wednesday, April 25, 2001 9:12 AM
To: Scott Shealy
Subject: Re: Neighbour Table Oveflow

That's a bad network card you have. 
--- Scott Shealy <sshealy at>
> wrote:
>I am kickstarting(RH7.0) and somtimes right after the box gets its IP via
>DHCP and then proceeds to mount the Redhat directory via NFS it fails and I
>get the kernel message
>Neighbour Table Overflow...
>What is this? and any idea why I am getting this? I know this has to do
>the networking subsystem b/c I found the message in the source.  I am using
>NetGear FA310 cards which use the Tulip driver. On the NFS server I am
>running nfs-utils-0.3.1 from the sourceforge NFS project on the server.
>There are no messages in the server log indicating any error.  It has a
>kingston network card..
>Any insight are appreciated
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