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SubjectRe: OOM /proc logging
On Fri, Nov 02, 2001 at 12:02:06PM +0300, Samium Gromoff wrote:
> Hello folks...
> After another complain on #kernelnewbies about the OOM killer doing
> strange thingss, by killing small processes when its really not needed,

I think it's not reproducible on 2.4.14pre6aa1.

> and not doing anything when its really OOM i ran out of nerves and came out
> with an idea, which i believe already settled down is some brains.
> I speak about providing in /proc list of process badnesses, possibly with
> some additional info...
> Its just a shame to have a stable kernel randomly killing processes even when
> its not needed...
> (this message was planned as answer to Linus request for any kind of VM bitchig....)
> regards, Samium Gromoff

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