Subject: Re: NetBSD Problem Report #3892
To: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 02/10/1999 14:58:51
Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> "Perry E. Metzger" <email@example.com> wrote:
> > We still have serious trouble swapping over NFS.
> We do? I think the problem in this case is that the pagedaemon can't
> keep up with memory demand.
> (a) Pages simply aren't being cleaned fast enough.
> (b) Clean pages aren't moving from the inactive list to the free
> list fast enough.
Incidently, I noticed an ugly problem with paging to local disk, too,
last night -- when I ran out of physmem the machine went bonkers.