[CentOS] weird XFS problem

Boris Epstein borepstein at gmail.com
Sun Jan 22 19:42:40 UTC 2012

On Sun, Jan 22, 2012 at 2:37 PM, Miguel Medalha <miguelmedalha at sapo.pt>wrote:

>  Nevertheless, it seems to me that you should have more than 3GB of RAM
>> on a 64 bit system...
>> Since the width of the binary word is 64 bit in this case, 3GB
>> correspond to 1.5GB on a 32 bit system...
>> If you have a 64 bit system you should give it space to work properly.
> ... and the fact that a reboot seems to fix the problem could also point
> in that direction.

That is entirely possible. It does seem to me that some sort of a resourse
accumulation is indeed occurring on the system - and I hope there is a way
to stop that because filesystem I/O should be a self-balancing process.


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