Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-14 Thread Poul-Henning Kamp
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Matt Dillon writes: MFS is very inefficient. I didn't fix that... it isn't possible to fix it without a lot of work. The real fix is to make "struct buf" more object oriented, so that instead of bwrite(bp) one does bp-b_op[BOP_BWRITE](bp)

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-14 Thread Sheldon Hearn
On Sun, 14 Jan 2001 16:41:30 +1030, Matthew Thyer wrote: Sheldon, I'm not stupid. Sorry to have come across like that. Ciao, Sheldon. To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-13 Thread Sheldon Hearn
On Sat, 13 Jan 2001 15:50:15 +1030, Matthew Thyer wrote: Then don't limit the size! :-) I dont. So what next ? Since I dont have much time for debugging FreeBSD, I stopped using mfs instead. This is a very simple problem -- you're running out of space. If you can't do anything

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-13 Thread Garrett Wollman
On Sat, 13 Jan 2001 01:46:46 +1030, Matthew Thyer [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: No I want mfs to grow and shrink its filesystem dynamically. MFS has never done so. MFS is simply a UFS which uses (swap-backed) memory instead of a physical disk; it relies on the filesystem to avoid touching blocks

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-13 Thread Matthew Thyer
Sheldon Hearn wrote: On Sat, 13 Jan 2001 15:50:15 +1030, Matthew Thyer wrote: Then don't limit the size! :-) I dont. So what next ? Since I dont have much time for debugging FreeBSD, I stopped using mfs instead. This is a very simple problem -- you're running out of space.

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-13 Thread Matt Dillon
: No I want mfs to grow and shrink its filesystem dynamically. : :MFS has never done so. MFS is simply a UFS which uses (swap-backed) :memory instead of a physical disk; it relies on the filesystem to :avoid touching blocks that it doesn't need, and on the VM system to :avoid wasting memory on

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-12 Thread Matthew Thyer
Sheldon Hearn wrote: On Fri, 12 Jan 2001 00:54:40 +1030, Matthew Thyer wrote: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed This seems to have started in the last week. I saw the same problem until I stopped using mfs on /tmp. Stop using mfs for /tmp. Are you

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-12 Thread Matthew Thyer
Sheldon Hearn wrote: On Fri, 12 Jan 2001 00:54:40 +1030, Matthew Thyer wrote: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed This seems to have started in the last week. I saw the same problem until I stopped using mfs on /tmp. Stop using mfs for /tmp. Are you

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-12 Thread Sheldon Hearn
On Fri, 12 Jan 2001 22:01:03 +1030, Matthew Thyer wrote: This seems a bit of a pain. Is there anyway to go back (if I'm correct) to a dynamic swap user. I suppose I'm talking about a real tmpfs ? The way it is now is the way it's always been. Think about what you mean when you say

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-12 Thread Matthew Thyer
Sheldon Hearn wrote: On Fri, 12 Jan 2001 22:01:03 +1030, Matthew Thyer wrote: This seems a bit of a pain. Is there anyway to go back (if I'm correct) to a dynamic swap user. I suppose I'm talking about a real tmpfs ? The way it is now is the way it's always been. Think about what

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-12 Thread Sheldon Hearn
On Sat, 13 Jan 2001 01:46:46 +1030, Matthew Thyer wrote: The way it is now is the way it's always been. Think about what you mean when you say "dynamic swap user". You want mfs to use more swap than you have? :-) No I want mfs to grow and shrink its filesystem dynamically. Then

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-12 Thread Matthew Thyer
Sheldon Hearn wrote: On Sat, 13 Jan 2001 01:46:46 +1030, Matthew Thyer wrote: The way it is now is the way it's always been. Think about what you mean when you say "dynamic swap user". You want mfs to use more swap than you have? :-) No I want mfs to grow and shrink its

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-11 Thread Matthew Thyer
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 the problem? /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed This seems to have started in the last week. I

Re: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-11 Thread Sheldon Hearn
On Fri, 12 Jan 2001 00:54:40 +1030, Matthew Thyer wrote: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed This seems to have started in the last week. I saw the same problem until I stopped using mfs on /tmp. Stop using mfs for /tmp. Are you sure it's not just /tmp

RE: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-10 Thread John Baldwin
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 the problem? /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed This seems to have started in the

RE: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-10 Thread Edwin Culp
Thanks, John. I wish that it were that simple, that is if I am interpreting pstat and vmstat correctly. /root # pstat -s Device 1K-blocks UsedAvail Capacity Type /dev/rad0s2b 2620160 262016 0%Interleaved I have two another disks that aren't being

RE: /boot/kernel/kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed

2001-01-10 Thread John Baldwin
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