Subject: Re: lfs_mountfs: please consider increasing BUFPAGES to at least 169088
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bang Jun-Young <email@example.com>
Date: 06/23/2005 01:50:51
Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> Since I updated my 2_STABLE system yesterday, the kernel says the following
> when I mount an lfs filesystem (e.g. at boot).
> lfs_mountfs: please consider increasing BUFPAGES to at least 169088
> - Why am I suddenly getting this message, I never got it before?
> - sysctl hw.pagesize = 4096 here. 169088 pages means 660 Mb RAM ??
> - How can I know its current value? There is no default BUFPAGES value in
> my kernel config file.
This is a known problem. See PR kern/24524:
Unfortunately, I got my lfs partition blown away after crashes, so I can't
check whether it's been fixed or not.