Periodic Fedora 9 system hangs with jumpy mouse
akonstam at sbcglobal.net
Wed Jun 25 13:16:20 UTC 2008
On Tue, 2008-06-24 at 16:21 -0400, Deron Meranda wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 3:49 PM, Alan Cox <alan at lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk> wrote:
> > O> > I wonder if LUKS + swap might be the first suspect
> >> I'm going to try to resize things and get my swap back up
> >> to 32 GB. A little tricky due to LUKS being in the mix, but
> >> I should be able to do it.
> > Once you've done that run it for a bit and see if it seems to be
> > gradually eating through swap. The overcommit test will probably work
> > sanely as well with 1GB+ of swap 8)
> I'm running with almost 14GB of swap space now instead of 32MB.
> (Resizing things went smooth but was quite a lengthy manual process.
> When you've got LUKS and LVM and ext3 all in the mix you also
> have to do a lot of units conversions: 512 B/sector, 1024 B/kB,
> 4096 B/block, 32MB/LE ...)
> I'll run it for a few days and report back if this worked or not.
> Deron Meranda
Runnin with 14GB of swap semms an obscene waste of space. When you run
free how much of it is actually used?
Don't remember what you can infer. -- Harry Tennant
Aaron Konstam telephone: (210) 656-0355 e-mail: akonstam at sbcglobal.net
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