lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2004]   [Apr]   [29]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    SubjectRe: ~500 megs cached yet 2.6.5 goes into swap hell
    Timothy wrote:
    > Perhaps nice level could influence how much a process is allowed to
    > affect page cache.

    I'm from the school that says 'nice' applies to scheduling priority,
    not memory usage.

    I'd expect a different knob, a per-task inherited value as is 'nice',
    to control memory usage.

    --
    I won't rest till it's the best ...
    Programmer, Linux Scalability
    Paul Jackson <pj@sgi.com> 1.650.933.1373
    -
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
    More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 14:02    [W:0.021 / U:0.088 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site