Re: Overcommitable memory??

From: Rask Ingemann Lambertsen (
Date: Tue Mar 21 2000 - 15:06:10 EST

Den 20-Mar-00 04:59:33 skrev David Whysong fĝlgende om "Re: Overcommitable memory??":
> On 19 Mar 2000, Rask Ingemann Lambertsen wrote:
>> So what is /proc/sys/vm/overcommit_memory for, if not to make
>>overcommitment of memory an _option_?

> It has already been shown on this list that

> # echo 0 > /proc/sys/vm/overcommit_memory

> does not, in fact, disable memory overcommit.

   I know, I did it. So do we agree that it is a bug when setting
/proc/sys/vm/overcommit_memory to 0 does not disable memory overcommit?


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