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Re: How little memory do I need?

"Denis A. Doroshenko" <d_(_dot_)_doroshenko_(_at_)_omnitel_(_dot_)_net> wrote:
> uhm, that's not nice, unless it's the behaviour of install kernels only, and
> generic/custom don't behave this way. why it does not kill ftp, or anything
> other (shell executing install script :-), i saw some talks on freebsd
> hackers list about criterias for choosing a process to kill when kernel
> finds no resources any more. 

After reading "The Design and Implementation of the 4.4BSD Operating System",
it seemed to me that if you want an operating system that copes with
out-of-memory, you don't want a BSD UNIX.


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