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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Prevent OOM from killing init
    Benoit Garnier wrote:
    >
    > Szabolcs Szakacsits wrote :
    >
    > > But if you start
    > > to think you get the conclusion that process killing can't be avoided if
    > > you want the system keep running.
    >
    > What's the point in keeping the OS running if the applications are silently
    > killed?
    >
    > If your box is running for example a mail server, and it appears that
    > another process is juste eating the free memory, do you really want to kill
    > the mail server, just because it's the main process and consuming more
    > memory and CPU than others?

    Yes bloody dumn, becouse I can then go no to the box, blacklist
    the smapper causing this with ipchains (or whatever it's called)
    and restart sendmail - WITHOUT DRIVING 1900km.
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