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Re: swap space leak in 5.0_STABLE

On Mon, Aug 10, 2009 at 02:43:50PM +0000, YAMAMOTO Takashi wrote:
> hi,
> > Any message in dmesg or /var/log/message ?
> > uvm can leak swap slots when under high memory pressure, but in this
> > case a printf() fires up.
> can you explain?

I remember seeing a message saying that the systen couldn't
alocate memory for an internal structure and as a result of this some
swap pages were lost, but I couldn't locate this message in
the sources. Maybe it was in an older version of NetBSD ...

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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