[Gllug] kill -9 does not work

Jake Jellinek jj at positive-internet.com
Wed Jun 27 09:09:43 UTC 2001

> What? Until recently, Linux was *appalling* at dealing with OOM
> problems; it still has a poor VM, especially in 2.4. (Thankfully, this
> is being fixed; and VMs *are* a complete bastard to get right...)

I guess I was being kind to Linux. It does depend which OS you compare it
too I suppose ;-)

I don't (usually) use 2.4 yet in a production environment, I'll give it a
few more months to settle.


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