Subject: Re: prtconf (Was: tty device names for Cyclades Z)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Brett Lymn <email@example.com>
Date: 06/06/2000 15:50:40
According to Greywolf:
>The locator information sounds like a good candidate for pageable
Ummmm, let's be generous here - 1 long per locator (or make it a 64bit
number.... yeah), 5 locators per device, 100 devices per system comes
to less than 4k. Sounds like much pain in the kneecap* for what is a
single kernel page on some architectures.
>Speaking of which: Has our kernel entered the new age and has some parts
>of it which can actually be paged out, or are we still entirely
AFAICT we are still entirely resident.
[*] Hey, you said "Pain in the patella" first ;-)
Brett Lymn, Computer Systems Administrator, BAE SYSTEMS