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Re: netbsd-5 deadlocks when memory is low

Masao Uebayashi <> wrote:

> My understanding is that the swap I/O code path including underlying
> bdevs must *never* allocate memory to handle I/O, to resove such a
> resource shortage situation.  Or the proc doing swap I/O would get
> stuck somewhere.

I do not see any kernel thread stuck anymore, so is that the problem?

Emmanuel Dreyfus

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