Re: Latency data - 2.6.14-rc3-rt13

From: Steven Rostedt
Date: Wed Oct 12 2005 - 12:04:34 EST

On Wed, 12 Oct 2005, Lee Revell wrote:

> I believe this is the expected behavior under 2.6 unless you
> set /proc/sys/vm/swappiness to 0. If an app allocates memory and then
> never touches it then those pages will eventually be swapped out to make
> room for hot ones.

OK, thanks for the info. I guess my apps don't allocate enough memory to
be eventually swapped out (I obviously run 2.6). Or those apps use the
memory that it allocates often.


-- Steve

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