kern/53350: fill up a malloc md-disk on 5.1-R causes panic
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Sun Jun 15 09:40:13 PDT 2003
The following reply was made to PR kern/53350; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: "Poul-Henning Kamp" <phk at phk.freebsd.dk>
To: Jason Kuri <jay at oneway.com>
Cc: FreeBSD-gnats-submit at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: kern/53350: fill up a malloc md-disk on 5.1-R causes panic
Date: Sun, 15 Jun 2003 18:35:05 +0200
In message <FC408487-9F4E-11D7-B102-00039398BAE0 at oneway.com>, Jason Kuri writes
>That makes sense... but hold on a sec.
>I have 256M of ram, and try to use 110M for malloc-disk, and my machine
>panics? That seems awfully broken to me.
Notice I said "Kernel mapped memory".
That's usually on the order of 1/3 or your RAM.
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