Subject: Re: lfs_mountfs: please consider increasing BUFPAGES to at least 169088
To: Bang Jun-Young <email@example.com>
From: Geert Hendrickx <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/27/2005 23:27:14
On Thu, Jun 23, 2005 at 01:50:51AM +0900, Bang Jun-Young wrote:
> 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:
This is a different problem: it says "please consider increasing BUFPAGES
to at least 0". I was not reporting a bug, just wondering what this
message is (it may be in place), and how to solve it.