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RE: [K12OSN] Web problem



Do you have 

USE_NFS_SWAP = Y
SWAPFILE_SIZE = 64m

In you lts.conf file for that terminal?  Change 64m to some value for
you needs

Tim

> -----Original Message-----
> From: k12osn-admin redhat com [mailto:k12osn-admin redhat com] On
Behalf
> Of Jack
> Sent: Wednesday, July 02, 2003 9:59 PM
> To: k12osn redhat com
> Subject: Re: [K12OSN] Web problem
> 
> All my workstations have a mininum of 32 mb of ram.  This particular
on
> has 32
> mb.   Looking at top I can see for sure that mozilla is using 95% of
the
> cpu
> when she complains about the computer "locking up"  Actually it just
gets
> really slow to respond.  Then X is killed for that workstation and she
is
> back at a gdm login.  The sites she visits normally are sites that
contain
> lots of free pics of nature and things.  She downloads the pics and
uses
> them
> for OO slide shows.  I've noticed these sites have lots of flashy
> animations
> and that each site links to another via a pop of of a new mozilla
window
> so
> frequently she can have over 11 mozilla windows open buried under each
> other.
> Although I can have her close out older Mozilla windows I cannot see
> students
> doing the same.   I'll try adding more memory and make her teminal 64
mb
> and
> let you know.  Thanks for the input.
> 
> Jack
> 
> 
> 
> On Tuesday 01 July 2003 06:43 pm, jam mcquil com wrote:
> > On Tue, 1 Jul 2003, Jack wrote:
> > > Has anyone had the problem of the desktop locking up and exiting
after
> > > browsing around the web for awhile?  I'm having my wife put 3.1
thru
> its
> > > paces.  So far everything works great but she has lost her desktop
a
> few
> > > times while browsing the web for a bit.  She is using Mozilla to
get
> > > around. To get her out of it I usually have her just power off the
> > > workstation and power back on.  It works normally after that but
> > > eventually it will lock up again.
> >
> > How much ram in the workstation ?
> >
> > I'll bet you are running out, and the kernel goes on a killing spree
> > and usually picks the Xserver because it is the biggest consumer of
> > ram on the workstation.
> >
> > Try turning on NFS-SWAP, and see if that takes care of it.
> >
> >
> > I will bet money that fixes the problem.
> >
> > Jim McQuillan
> > jam Ltsp org
> >
> >
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