Swap issues with Linux 2.4.20-xx - Caching is causing unnecessary swaping
tom.georgoulias at motorola.com
Fri Jan 30 08:32:00 CST 2004
Norman Gaywood wrote:
> I had a similar problem a while ago with bigmem systems:
> Because of the VM problems I now run my 16G system with only 4G of
> memory (which is not enough).
Have you tried the last errata kernel for RH 8.0 to see if this bug was
alleviated? I've been told that 2.4.20-28.8bigmen has much better VM
management and set up a test system to see if that is indeed true. It's
too early to say, but so far so good.
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