Subject: Re: Nikon D70
To: Steven M. Bellovin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jukka Marin <email@example.com>
Date: 07/21/2004 21:02:10
On Wed, Jul 21, 2004 at 01:55:08PM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> >> This is a known (and frequently discussed) problem with the USB disk
> >> support -- the driver needs contiguous memory and can't find it.
> >> Booting the system with the USB disk attached often helps; you can also
> >> do things like
> >> dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/null bs=128m
> >Well, yes, but will this be _fixed_? :-)
> I share your frustration -- it's been high on my list of annoyances for
> quite some time.
Mine, too.. :-I The dd trick didn't help. With 1024 MB physical RAM and
16 GB swap, you don't expect to see "no buffer memory" :-I