Running out of swap space????

cknipe at cknipe at
Tue Jun 6 12:58:04 UTC 2006

Quoting bob.middaugh at

> > -------------- Original message ----------------------
> >From: pauls at
> >+pid 37308 (mysqld), uid 88, was killed: out of swap space
> >+swap_pager: out of swap space
> >+swap_pager_getswapspace(1): failed
> If you kill mysql server, does the swap space free up?  Are there any known
> issues between the version of MySQL that you're running and FreeBSD 6.0?

MySQL not having a properly tuned config file for the system it runs on?  It is
known to consume vast amounts of resources if not properly configured... 

Just a thought

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