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RE: wolverine kernel leaks



On Wed, 14 Mar 2001, Juha Saarinen wrote:

> I find that even if I exit e.g. X or Netscape, the swap space isn't
> reclaimed. The swap space usage grows each day, as space isn't reclaimed
> after the cron jobs quit. Does it matter? Well, if the box runs out of
> memory in a couple of days, we'll know.

 Swap space is being used by stuff that's swapped out i.e. any "idle"
background processes.  Show us a "ps auxwwww" listing.

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Bill Crawford, Unix Systems Developer, GTS Netcom
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