Re: inode cache, dentry cache, buffer heads usage

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Thu Mar 10 2005 - 20:51:50 EST

Badari Pulavarty <pbadari@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> So, why is these slab cache are not getting purged/shrinked even
> under memory pressure ? (I have seen lowmem as low as 6MB). What
> can I do to keep the machine healthy ?

Tried increasing /proc/sys/vm/vfs_cache_pressure? (That might not be in
2.6.8 though).

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