lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2001]   [Mar]   [24]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: [PATCH] Prevent OOM from killing init
>General thread comment:
>To those who are griping, and obviously rightfully so, Rik has twice
>stated on this list that he could use some help with VM auto-balancing.
>The responses (visible on this list at least) was rather underwhelming.
>I noted no public exchange of ideas.. nada in fact.
>
>Get off your lazy butts and do something about it. Don't work on the
>oom-killer though.. that's only a symptom. Work on the problem instead.

Since I'm hacking around in this area anyway (warning: kernel newbie
alert!), I'd be happy to help examine the balancing code from a fresh
perspective. Where should I be looking?

--------------------------------------------------------------
from: Jonathan "Chromatix" Morton
mail: chromi@cyberspace.org (not for attachments)
big-mail: chromatix@penguinpowered.com
uni-mail: j.d.morton@lancaster.ac.uk
The key to knowledge is not to rely on people to teach you it.

Get VNC Server for Macintosh from http://www.chromatix.uklinux.net/vnc/

-----BEGIN GEEK CODE BLOCK-----
Version 3.12
GCS$/E/S dpu(!) s:- a20 C+++ UL++ P L+++ E W+ N- o? K? w--- O-- M++$ V? PS
PE- Y+ PGP++ t- 5- X- R !tv b++ DI+++ D G e+ h+ r++ y+(*)
-----END GEEK CODE BLOCK-----

-
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 13:17    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans