On 11-Jan-01 Edwin Culp wrote:
> Thanks, John. I wish that it were that simple, that is if I am interpreting
> pstat and vmstat correctly.
It might be asking for more swap space than you have. I.e., it may need mroe
than 256 meg of swap. :(
> /root # pstat -s
> Device 1K-blocks Used Avail Capacity Type
> /dev/rad0s2b 262016 0 262016 0% Interleaved
> I have two another disks that aren't being used with an additional 512M of
> each that are not being mounted because this machine isn't carrying much
> right now.
> /root # vmstat
> procs memory page disks faults cpu
> r b w avm fre flt re pi po fr sr ad0 ad2 in sy cs us sy id
> 0 2 0 118972 15100 849 0 1 0 834 4 0 0 414 3136 599 33 8 59
> It really seems to be related to my upgrading to XFree86-4.0.2_3 and KDE-2.
> no one else is seeing it, it isn't critical and with patience it'll show
> with a little time.
> Quoting John Baldwin <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>:
>> On 10-Jan-01 Edwin Culp wrote:
>> > I am starting to get the following error. I've never seen it before and
>> > don't
>> > really understand why it should fail. Where should I start looking for
>> > problem?
>> > /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed
>> > This seems to have started in the last week.
>> > Thanks,
>> You are running out of swap space. Run fewer programs, buy more memory,
>> more swap space, or a combo of the three.
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