Re: pre9-4 OOM VM lockups

From: Jesse Pollard (
Date: Wed May 24 2000 - 10:16:05 EST

Stefan Monnier" <monnier+lists/linux/kernel/news/@RUM.CS.YALE.EDU>:
> >>>>> "t" == t n vanderleeuw <> writes:
> > The only time when it went wrong in 2.2.16pre3 was when the X server
> > got killed and thus the graphics card was left in an unpredictable
> > state. In the next test I shut down X first and all was mostly fine.
> So if I understand it correctly, Rik's OOM Killer still hasn't been
> merged into the standard kernel ?
> Time for a reality check...

I thought it had been. It just can't guarantee the identification of the
real hog. It is just better with than without.

Jesse I Pollard, II

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