Subject: Re: Replacement for grep(1) (part 2)
To: Matthew Dillon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Noriyuki Soda <email@example.com>
Date: 07/14/1999 07:45:02
>>>>> On Tue, 13 Jul 1999 15:29:37 -0700 (PDT),
Matthew Dillon <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> In the same manner any truely critical system server must handle the
> resource management itself to deal with all sorts of problem situations,
> including memory. You do not need to build any of this control into the
> To say that FreeBSD does not support a certain class of system because
> it uses an overcommit model is not correct, because you can trivially
> solve the problem by implementing your own management of memory rather
> then use the UNIX libc builtins.
The application might be killed by SIGKILL on current FreeBSD
implementation, when the system becomes swap shortage.