Solaris Common Messages and Troubleshooting Guide

FW1: log message queue is full


The console reports FW1: Log message queue is full.

The message log is a queue that keeps all the firewall's event logs until FW-1 finishes processing them. If too many logs arrive, the buffer is full and the message FW-1: log message queue is full appears. It usually happens on loaded systems or firewalls that handle many network connections.


Below are some suggestions to stop this warning message: