lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2003]   [Jun]   [18]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: How do I make this thing stop laging? Reboot? Sounds like Windows!
Karl Vogel wrote:

>On 18 Jun 2003, you wrote in linux.kernel:
>
>
>
>>rmoser wrote:
>>[...]
>>
>>
>>>Ten minutes later I get the brains to run top. It seems I have about
>>>50 MB in swap, and 54 MB free memory. So I wait ten minutes more.
>>>
>>>No change.
>>>
>>>% swapoff -a; swapon -a
>>>
>>>Fixes all my problems.
>>>
>>>Now this long story shows something: The kernel appears to be unable
>>>to intelligently pull swap back into RAM. What gives?
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>Because the problem _is_ unsolvable. You want the kernel
>>to go "oh, lots of free memory showed up, lets pull
>>everything in from swap just in case someone might need it."
>>
>>
>
>
>You might want to try Con Kolivas' patches on:
> http://members.optusnet.com.au/ckolivas/kernel/
>
>
Unfortunately he provided no information as to
what kernel and/or distro he is running - for all
we know he's running 2.4.9 - so the con man's
patches probably won't apply.

Joe

>
>


-
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 13:36    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans