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Old 02-22-2011, 05:06 PM   #1
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out of vmalloc space

My machine has started throwing up

allocation failed: out of vmalloc space - use vmalloc=<size> to increase size

errors, how do I increase it and by how much?



MemTotal: 2042856 kB
MemFree: 546688 kB
Buffers: 33432 kB
Cached: 1271204 kB
SwapCached: 0 kB
Active: 91284 kB
Inactive: 1245040 kB
HighTotal: 1145792 kB
HighFree: 1612 kB
LowTotal: 897064 kB
LowFree: 545076 kB
SwapTotal: 5285368 kB
SwapFree: 5285368 kB
Dirty: 1312 kB
Writeback: 0 kB
AnonPages: 31788 kB
Mapped: 16144 kB
Slab: 40256 kB
SReclaimable: 26460 kB
SUnreclaim: 13796 kB
PageTables: 980 kB
NFS_Unstable: 0 kB
Bounce: 0 kB
WritebackTmp: 0 kB
CommitLimit: 6306796 kB
Committed_AS: 194940 kB
VmallocTotal: 114680 kB
VmallocUsed: 113940 kB
VmallocChunk: 316 kB
HugePages_Total: 0
HugePages_Free: 0
HugePages_Rsvd: 0
HugePages_Surp: 0
Hugepagesize: 4096 kB
Old 02-24-2011, 03:29 PM   #2
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vmalloc size is dependent architecture. On some architecture, you can't change it.


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