Subject: Re: System crash with too much memory
To: None <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/22/2003 08:52:13
On Tuesday, April 22, 2003, at 08:39  AM, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
> Nope.  Should I?  If possible I would like to use the same kernel on 
> all my
> systems and they range from 1GB to 4GB.  I plan to get even bigger ones
> eventually.

It should be capping the amount of KVA used for buffers, but this is 
clearly not working.  I wonder if the problem is the amount of KVA 
being used for vm_page structures :-/

Can you perhaps print out how much KVA it's trying to allocate for the 

         -- Jason R. Thorpe <>