ENOMEM errors on AS 2.1 and PE2650
Matt_Domsch at Dell.com
Thu Oct 23 08:38:00 CDT 2003
On Thu, 2003-10-23 at 07:31, Marvin Blackburn wrote:
> While doing some large copies from local disks to a san, I get the
> following errors:
> ENOMEM journal_alloc_journal_head
> ENOMEM in d0_get_write_access
These indicate the kernel doesn't have enough memory to do its work.
> Any ideas on what might be causing this?
You don't mention what kernel you're running. There have been
signficant memory handling issues resolved with later RHEL2.1 errata
kernels. 2.4.9-e.27 is the latest available. If you're running -e.3,
it's likely you're running into memory pressure handling issues which
have been resolved in later errata kernels.
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