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    SubjectRe: Looking for better VM
    On Wed, 8 Nov 2000, Mikulas Patocka wrote:

    > BTW. Why does your OOM killer in 2.4 try to kill process that mmaped
    > most memory? mmap is hamrless. mmap on files can't eat memory and
    > swap.

    Because the thing is too stupid to take that into
    consideration? :)

    Btw, if your mmap()ed file still takes 1GB of memory,
    you have 1GB of freeable memory left and you shouldn't
    be out of memory ... or should you??

    regards,

    Rik
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