Re: 2.1.111 VM and low memory machines

Alan Cox (
Mon, 27 Jul 1998 23:07:36 +0100 (BST)

> > 4Mb 8KNFS kernel builds generally fail
> > 4KNFS Except when being attacked or very heavily loaded
> > kernel builds work fine. Under extreme attack
> > I can about force I/O errors and NFS deadlocks
> > 1K NFS Builds fine
> allocation failed, 4MB 4k and 8k nfs works here and recovers just fine
> after attack.
> Is this important enough to address? A strict time limit on the error

I really really dont care about 8K NFS on 4Mbyte machines . I'm more
than happy to consider that problem resolved. 8K NFS on 4Mb 2.0.3x seems
to fail just as badly.

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