EMC lists

Christopher McCrory chrismcc at pricegrabber.com
Thu Mar 31 11:51:24 CST 2005


On Thu, 2005-03-31 at 17:48 +0100, Conor_D_Wynne at dell.com wrote:
> Christopher McCrory wrote:
> > Hello...
> > 
> > 	Does anyone know of a good EMC (with linux) mailing list?  I've
> > googled, but haven't found anything useful.
> > 
> > FWIW, I'm running into the kswapd problem with the 'supported' RHEL
> > 2.4.21-20.ELsmp kernel.  Using the latest 2.4.21-27.0.2.ELsmp I get
> > frequent crashes. :( 
> > 
> > thanks
> 
> Hi Chris, 
> 
> Try changing the values in /proc :
> 
> echo "1 20 50" > /proc/sys/vm/pagecache
> echo 70 > /proc/sys/vm/inactive_clean_percent
> 
> To Make it persistent post reboot, edit /etc/sysctl.conf and
> add the following lines:
> 
> vm.pagecache = 1 20 50
> vm.inactive_clean_percent = 70
> 
> Then do the following to active the changes:
> 
> # sysctl -p
> 


The 2.4.21-27.0.2 kernel already has these changes


> Best regards
> Conor. 
> 
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