Well, the vmpatch still didn't fix the problem I've been having for many
moons (I believe since late 2.3.99) - When running updatedb from the
slocate distribution, I lose at least 90 MB of memory by the time it's
finished, and it takes about a day for the memory to become usable again -
this is not cached/buffered mem, it just disappears off the face of my
On Fri, 1 Sep 2000, Rik van Riel wrote:
> On Fri, 1 Sep 2000, Tigran Aivazian wrote:
> > Any of you tried copying a 2G file in the same (ext2)
> > filesystem? It starts swapping like mad and generally behaves
> > indecently, despite the huge 1024M of RAM it has.
> I'm working on these issues and seem to be pretty close
> to having fixed most of them now...
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