Subject: kern/2754: Inaccurate comment in sys/arch/*/include/vmparam.h
To: None <>
From: Curt Sampson <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 09/14/1996 14:39:05
>Number:         2754
>Category:       kern
>Synopsis:       Inaccurate comment in sys/arch/*/include/vmparam.h
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    kern-bug-people (Kernel Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sun Sep 15 21:50:02 1996
>Originator:     Curt Sampson
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>Release:        Sat Sep 14 14:31:57 PDT 1996
System: NetBSD 1.2_BETA NetBSD 1.2_BETA (DIDACTIC) #1: Wed Jul 10 00:40:51 PDT 1996 sparc

Some comments in vmparam.h files for the following architectures
no longer reflect the state of the world today: alpah, amiga,
atari, hp300, i386, mac68k, mips, mvme68k, pc532, sparc, sun3,
vax, x68k.
more src/sys/arch/*/include/vmparam.h
Add this code two lines above the line starting `#define SAFERSS':

* Update: memory prices have changed recently (14/9/96). At the current
* value of $6 per megabyte, we lend each swapped in process memory worth
* $0.15, or just admit that we don't consider it worthwhile and swap it out
* to disk which costs $0.20/MB, or just under half a cent.