Re: [2.4.17/18pre] VM and swap - it's really unusable

From: Stephan von Krawczynski (
Date: Mon Jan 07 2002 - 12:39:37 EST

On Sun, 6 Jan 2002 15:38:54 -0500 wrote:

> In the experiment above, it appears the rc2aa2 VM shinks slabs and
> page/buffer caches in a reasonable way when a process needs a lot
> of memory.

Hello Randy,

can you please try The Same Thing while copying large files around in the
background (lets say 100MB files) and re-comment.


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