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Re: deborphan

On Sat, Jul 29, 2000 at 12:37:04PM +0200, Moritz Schulte wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 29, 2000 at 07:32:36AM +0000, Henry White wrote:
> > 	VM: do_try_to_free_pages failed for kswapd...
> [...]
> > Any ideas or suggestions?
> try newer 2.2.17pre's.

Another data point...

When I installed 2.2.17pre6-1 that I built from
kernel-source-2.2.17_2.2.17pre6-1_all.deb, I started getting this
message for various unrelated processes. Frequently this was accompanied
by a system lockup (alt-sysreq sometimes worked, sometimes didn't). 

I ended up reverting to 2.2.10.

It should be noted that I installed the USB support patches which were
backported from the 2.4, so there's a possiblilty that this caused the 

While researching this on dejanews there were some mentions of newer -pre
versions which might help, but I'll probably wait for 2.2.17 final release
before revisiting this.

your pal dave

Dave Thayer
Denver, Colorado USA

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