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Re: swap space leak in 5.0_STABLE

On Mon, 10 Aug 2009 01:25:34 +1200
Mark Davies <> wrote:

> I have a bunch of i386 systems running 5.0_STABLE from about 21 July.
> They appear to have a problem with swap space exhaustion that is new (only 
> started noticing it with this kernel version).

> Previously these machines would have been running a 5.0_STABLE from about 
> 26 June so is there a change in that month that could explain this?
> cheers
> mark

Hmm the one suspicious process I see is the Xorg one which appears to
be using up much more virtual space than it normally should...  I think
that there were xorg related changes on netbsd-5 too.  Does restarting
X11 return the system to a normal state?


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