I entirely agree. However, initial reports are that setting
current->flags |= PF_MEMALLOC;
in the process about to do the networking (and unsetting it afterwards)
cures the apparant symptoms observed with swap over Enbd (see
freshmeat) in post 2.4.10 kernels.
I'll get back more reports later today.
> and acknowledging packets. NFS and iSCSI also need this, though it's a
> bit harder to tickle for NFS. SCSI has DMA reserved memory for analogous
Ah. I always wondered about NFS. If iSCSI does the reservation in a
controlled way, I will have to look at it.
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