Subject: Re: mfs woes
To: None <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/18/2004 06:47:05
In article <>,
	Andrew Brown <> writes:
>>I am told that blocks in the memory filesystem (mfs) can end up in the
>>buffer cache: this double-whammy on memory can lead to memory exhaustion.
> yes, 'cause it's a "file system".
> write a real swap-based file system?

But a swap-based file system would still be file system. Can filesystems
volunteer not to use the buffer cache in NetBSD?

	Kind regards

Matthias Scheler