Subject: Re: panic while building a raid-1 set one component at a time
To: Jeff Rizzo <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/06/2003 19:41:24
On Sun, Oct 05, 2003 at 04:29:05PM -0700, Jeff Rizzo wrote:
> After noodling on this for a while, it occurs to me that the machine I'm
> building this RAID set on before deploying it has only 16MB of memory...
> Is that little enough to cause this particular issue?  I know that
> raidframe is somewhat memory intensive... If so, is there anything I can
> do kernelwise to strip down the rest of the memory needs so I can get this
> set built?  It's not going to live here permanently, but I'd
> sure like to get it built before moving it to its final destination...

You can try to bump NKMEMPAGES*, see options(4)

Manuel Bouyer <>
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