Subject: Re: NetBSD crashing under high memory usage
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Chris Tribo <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/05/2004 14:01:33
On Mon, 5 Apr 2004, Wojciech Puchar wrote:

> > OK, so it's not crash as in panic, good. If you wait a while,
> > does it recover? The machine might be just thrashing. Turning
> unfortunately not. no disk I/O and stall. (3 hours now after crashed)

	Do you have options New_bufq_strategy enabled? It doesn't seem to
play nice with softdeps as of late.

The nice thing about Windows is - It does not just crash, it displays a
dialog box and lets you press 'OK' first.
						-- Arno Schaefer