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    SubjectRe: RSS Limit implementation issue
    On 2/9/06, Alan Cox <> wrote:
    > On Iau, 2006-02-09 at 15:10 -0600, Ram Gupta wrote:
    > > I am working to implement enforcing RSS limits of a process. I am
    > > planning to make a check for rss limit when setting up pte. If the
    > > limit is crossed I see couple of different ways of handling .
    > >
    > > 1. Kill the process . In this case there is no swapping problem.
    > Not good as the process isn't responsible for the RSS size so it would
    > be rather random.

    I doubt I am missing some point here. I dont understand why the
    process isn't responsible for RSS size. This limit is process specific
    & the count of rss increases when the process maps some page in its
    page table.

    Ram Gupta
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