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Re: [SLUG] (no subject)

On Sun, Jun 03, 2001 at 12:50:13PM +1000, Brian Hunt wrote:
> Does anyone know what VM stands for and does it relate to the VM in vmlinux?

VM stands for virtual memory, I could only guess what the vm in vmlinux means.
> VM: killing process .syslogd

It could be you have run out of memory. Once you run out of memory,
linux starts killing processes.
Boot to single user mode and check your swap is working and
that linux sees all of your memory. (use the 'free' command)
Turn off any services you don't need.


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