lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2001]   [Oct]   [30]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    SubjectRe: linux-2.4.13 high SWAP

    Hi Robert,

    I'm just a regular user of sgi xfs on my desktop and I noted It eats up all memory (maybe cos it caches too much). Don't know if it matters but have you ever tried to umount/mount these partitions ?

    []'s
    Pablo

    On Mon, 29 Oct 2001 23:49:56 -0500
    Robert Scussel <rscuss@omniti.com> wrote:

    > Just thought that I would add our experience.
    >
    > We have experienced the same kind of swap symptoms described, however we
    > have no mounted tmpfs, or ramfs partitions. We have, in fact,
    > experienced the same symptoms on the 2.4.2,2.4.5,2.4.7 and 2.4.12
    > kernel, haven't yet tried the 2.4.13 kernel. The symptoms include hung
    > processes which can not be killed, system cannot right to disk, and
    > files accessed during this time are filled with binary zeros. As sync
    > does not work as well, the only resolution is to do a reboot -f -n.
    >
    > All systems are comprised of exclusively SGI XFS partitions, with dual
    > pentium II/III processors.
    >
    > Any insight would be helpful,
    >
    > Robert Scussel
    > --
    > Robert Scussel
    > 1024D/BAF70959/0036 B19E 86CE 181D 0912 5FCC 92D8 1EA1 BAF7 0959
    > -
    > 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/
    >



    =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
    Pablo Borges pablo.borges@uol.com.br
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
    ____ Tecnologia UOL
    / \ Debian:
    | =_/ The 100% suck free linux distro.
    \
    \ SETI is lame. http://www.distributed.net
    Dnetc is XNUG!

    -
    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 13:12    [W:0.024 / U:32.360 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site