Subject: Re: lfs freezes system
To:, Ingolf Koch <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/09/1999 20:30:55
On Thu, Dec 09, 1999 at 09:20:11AM +0100, Ingolf Koch wrote:
> After booting a 1.4P kernel into single-user and only
> mounting this lfs partition rw (other partitions mounted
> ro), I was able to see the panic.
> It happens when the lfs_cleanerd is going to clean a segment
> containing 797440 bytes. According to df, the lfs partition
> is 84% full.
> panic: malloc: out of space in kmem_map

Ok, try to increase NKMEMCLUSTERS in your kernel config file (see options(4)
for details).

Manuel Bouyer <>