Subject: Re: UVM vmstat -s number of pages wired
To: None <>
From: Chuck Cranor <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/22/1998 19:23:55
>Is a large decrementing number normal?
>(1.3D on sources from 20 Feb., i386, UVM+PMAP_NEW)

no, it isn't normal.    Chuck Silvers and I got out of sync
WRT this counter so it isn't getting changed properly.   It 
is mostly a book-keeping error that shouldn't hurt your
system.   I have a patch from Chuck to fix it, but I haven't
had a chance to merge it yet.