Subject: Re: tmpfs problem
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: YAMAMOTO Takashi <email@example.com>
Date: 09/30/2005 10:53:32
> While I was extracting pkgsrc into a tmpfs mount point, tar got stuck
> in "UVM aobj" and some other processes stuck in it after tar aswell.
> The tmpfs filesystem is already using the swap as I only have 256MB of
> df -ih says:
> tmpfs 490M 365M 125M 74% 95911 1089809 8% /tmpfs
> top displays:
> Memory: 77M Act, 39M Inact, 4224K Wired, 22M Exec, 58M File, 1208K Free
> Swap: 512M Total, 385M Used, 128M Free
> My knowledge on tmpfs is 0. How should I debug this ?
> -- Rui Paulo
i guess that you have KMEMSTATS and hit per-usage limit,
which tmpfs doesn't know.