Subject: Re: gcc predefines
To: John R Towler <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/19/2002 19:41:45
John R Towler <> writes:
> 	I just installed the 20020616-NetBSD-1.6 snapshot on the
> i386.  Seems to go until I break something.  I have brought it to a
> grinding halt trying to compile emacs and unpack the X srcs at the
> same time, but I have no data to see what might be amiss.

You might want to try tuning your vm.{exec,anon,file}{min,max} sysctl
parameters -- UBC can make things work badly on small memory machines
if you haven't got those set properly. You may also want to set
softdeps on the file system if you haven't.

Perry E. Metzger
NetBSD: The right OS for your embedded design.