Re: dbench on tmpfs OOM's

From: Christoph Rohland (
Date: Tue Sep 17 2002 - 01:43:26 EST

Hi Andrew,

Andrew Morton wrote:
> William Lee Irwin III wrote:
>>I went through the nodes by hand. It's just a run of the mill
>>ZONE_NORMAL OOM coming out of the GFP_USER allocation. None of
>>the highmem zones were anywhere near ->pages_low.
> erk. Why is shmem using GFP_USER?
> mnm:/usr/src/25> grep page_address mm/shmem.c

For inode and page vector allocation.


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