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    SubjectRe: 2.6.2-mm1 aka "Geriatric Wombat"
    Andrew Morton writes:
    > - Merged some page reclaim fixes from Nick and Nikita. These yield some
    > performance improvements in low memory and heavy paging situations.


    From Jargon File (4.3.0, 30 APR 2001) [jargon]:

    WOMBAT /wom'bat/ adj. [acronym: Waste Of Money, Brains, And Time]
    Applied to problems which are both profoundly {uninteresting} in
    themselves and unlikely to benefit anyone interesting even if solved.


    A reference to the "VM replacement research was finished in 60s", I

    > - Various random fixes.

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