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SubjectRe: Plain 2.4.5 VM...


On Tue, 29 May 2001, Jakob Østergaard wrote:

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> It's not a bug. It's a feature. It only breaks systems that are run with "too
> little" swap, and the only difference from 2.2 till now is, that the definition
> of "too little" changed.

Its just a balancing change, actually. You can tune the code to reap cache
aggressively.

"just put more swap and you're OK" is not the answer, IMO.

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