Re: __alloc_pages: 0-order allocation failed

Andrea Arcangeli (
Wed, 26 Sep 2001 01:01:49 +0200

On Wed, Sep 26, 2001 at 12:16:53AM +0200, Christian Bornträger wrote:
> > too much permissive (vm-tweaks-1 does something similar but not that
> > permissive)
> But it doesnt help neither. I installed vm-tweaks-1 on a vanilla 2.4.10 and
> still got an __alloc_pages: 0-order allocation failure
> I have no swap and 512 MB of RAM.

Could you enable CONFIG_DEBUG_GFP (kernel debugging menu) in 2.4.10aa1
and send me full traces of the faliures so I can better see where the
problem cames from? Thanks!

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