Re: What's the NFS OOM problem?

From: Neil Brown
Date: Fri Aug 11 2006 - 00:22:30 EST

On Friday August 11, w@xxxxxx wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 11, 2006 at 10:33:32AM +1000, Neil Brown wrote:

> > We've had reports of OOM problems with NFS at SuSE.
> > The common factors seem to be lots of memory (6G+) and very large
> > files.
> Just out of curiosity, does it happen on 32bit or 64bit machines (or both) ?

If it was just 32bit I'd be blaming highmem in a flash.
But it's not that easy :-(

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