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Re: (fwd) linux SEGV details (another one)

To: Ariel Faigon <ariel@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com>, SGI/Linux mailing list <linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: (fwd) linux SEGV details (another one)
From: ralf@uni-koblenz.de
Date: Wed, 17 Jun 1998 21:20:49 +0200
In-reply-to: <199806171607.JAA95977@oz.engr.sgi.com>; from Ariel Faigon on Wed, Jun 17, 1998 at 09:07:22AM -0700
References: <199806171607.JAA95977@oz.engr.sgi.com>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
On Wed, Jun 17, 1998 at 09:07:22AM -0700, Ariel Faigon wrote:

> I have noticed another problem. Linux happily mounts the same
> swap-file twice and if the system needs to swap, kswapd starts to run
> at 60% CPU (or more) and the system slows down to death.

On what kernel did this happen?  Some Linux kernels in the 2.1.x series
had this problem in the generic swap code, it's was not a specific
MIPS problem.

  Ralf

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