Subject: Re: Strange VM behaviour
To: Chuck Silvers <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 02/05/2001 09:46:50
I may have seen something similar on a NetBSD/i386 1.5 box.
running convert from ImageMagik on a 64 page fax tiff document -
the machine just 'goes silent' (no network, console or disk) for
quite a few seconds (was a central http/samba server, so I didn't
really have a chance to play).
David/absolute -- www.netbsd.org: No hype required --
On Sun, 4 Feb 2001, Chuck Silvers wrote:
> sorry, I missed the part about no disk activity.
> this sounds a bit different from problems I've heard of.
> On Sun, Feb 04, 2001 at 03:20:28PM -0500, Lennart Augustsson wrote:
> > Yes, my tree is very up-todate. I've had this problem ever since UBC was
> > integrated. It's not the same as the problem Jason fixed. Jason's fix makes
> > interactive response better under heavly load. Note that when my machine
> > freezes there is NO disk activity.
> > -- Lennart