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Re: [K12OSN] Web problem



No, I was hoping not to use NFS swap.  I figured 32mb or 64mb should be enough 
for any terminal.  I am going to try my desktop with 512mb  to test.  Thanks

Jack 

On Wednesday 02 July 2003 09:25 pm, Timothy Legge wrote:
> 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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