lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2003]   [Nov]   [6]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
From
SubjectOver used cache memory?
Date
My system having 1GB ram and this is the output of vmstat

procs memory swap io system
cpu
r b w swpd free buff cache si so bi bo in cs us sy
id
0 0 0 5640 21224 121512 797832 0 0 6 9 3 17 0 0
6


It seems that 797MB is used for caching... thats a high number. Anyway to
set a lower cache size?

I've read about the /proc/sys/vm/buffermem but my /proc doesn't have it.

Kernel: 2.4.22

_________________________________________________________________
Get 10mb of inbox space with MSN Hotmail Extra Storage
http://join.msn.com/?pgmarket=en-sg
-
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 13:58    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans