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Re: Locking processes against being killed when low on memory

On Fri, Feb 22, 2008 at 12:14:48PM +0000, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> I'll try, but with no message and no dump that isn't easy...

With no message and no dump, are you _certain_ the X server didn't
just run out of memory and die ungracefully, leaving the system in a
hopeless state due to its direct frobbing of memory and device registers?

  Thor Lancelot Simon                               

  "The inconsistency is startling, though admittedly, if consistency is to
   be abandoned or transcended, there is no problem."         - Noam Chomsky

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