Yes, I agree. If we're getting close to OOM, who cares about accuracy of
page replacement decisions?
> unfortunately I can't reproduce. Booted with mem=256m on a 4-way xeon 2.5ghz:
I only saw it the once. I'd hit ^C on the test and noticed the message on
the console some 5-10 seconds later. It may have been from before the ^C
though. So it _might_ be related to the exit path tearing down pagetables
and setting tons of dirty bits.
> Or maybe it's ext3 related
Conceivably. It wouldn't be the first one. But all the pages were mapped to
disk, so the writepage path is really the same as ext2 in that case.
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