Extreme swapping / new location of Paul's kernels [was Re: Kernel debugging??]

Benjamin Herrenschmidt bh40 at calva.net
Thu Nov 18 21:40:50 EST 1999

On Thu, Nov 18, 1999,  <phandel at cise.ufl.edu> wrote:

>I'm having a hard time blaming BootX - top did reveal an incorrect amount
>of memory (total/free/etc.) but I've heard that top is broken in the 2.3
>series.  I'll grab Paul's new 2.3.28 rsync later tomorrow and look at the

There is a possibility that BootX passed an incorrect device tree size or
something like that that would mess up the kenrel memory management. I
didn't see this happen, but I'll have a second look at the code.

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