Subject: Re: 1.5.3_RC1 silent, hard lockup on OOM?
To: NetBSD Kernel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 04/05/2002 19:52:50
> But what concerns me is why an OOM condition would kill the system.
At $DAYJOB, I've just been chasing bugs that manifest as hangs (and
pretty hard hangs, at that, though probably not as hard as yours) when
the system is run completely out of swap.
Could your swap space have been completely filled?
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