[linux-lvm] vgchange -ay Killed
Alasdair G Kergon
agk at redhat.com
Sat Apr 29 22:24:53 UTC 2006
The code has not been optimised for large numbers of LVs.
Use the latest dm/lvm2 versions for a start as there's a memory
leak in your libdevmapper.
Each device device uses up a fixed amount of (unswappable) kernel
memory, and when all your memory is used out you can't have any
Use standard diagnostic tools to work out which limit you're hitting.
(top; ps; slabtop; sysreq; strace etc.)
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