panic: kmem_malloc(16384): kmem_map too small: md-mounted /tmp filled up

Mikhail Teterin mi+kde at
Tue Feb 27 21:24:23 UTC 2007

On Tuesday 27 February 2007 16:09, Kris Kennaway wrote:
= Documented in the manpage, use swap backing or reserve enough space.
= Kris

The strings "panic" and "-o reserve" are mentioned in neither mdmfs(8) nor in 
rc.conf(5)... Is one supposed to look elsewhere?

Worse, the use of malloc-based mds is touted in rc.conf as something, that is 
supposed to help "system stability at low memory conditions".

All I did on this system, was set 


in the /etc/rc.conf.

Alex has already said, that using malloc-backed md is a bad default -- do you 


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