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SubjectRe: 2.4: mylex and > 2GB RAM

On Tue, 2003-12-09 at 11:31, Marcelo Tosatti wrote:
> You may want to give 2.4.23 a try.
> The VM has been changed to balance the memory in a "saner" way wrt
> highmem.

All I can say is that it is somewhat better - but far from good. When
writing intensively prosesses more or less lock up when we run out of

2.4.23 seems to recover from this state faster then 2.4.22 - but I cant
really quantify this in any way.

There are only 10 different kinds of people in the world,
those who understand binary, and those who don't.

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