Re: [mmotm][BUG] free is bigger than presnet Re: mmotm 2009-08-27-16-51uploaded

From: Hugh Dickins
Date: Tue Sep 01 2009 - 07:24:43 EST

On Tue, 1 Sep 2009, Hugh Dickins wrote:
> On Tue, 1 Sep 2009, KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki wrote:
> >
> > Sorry again, at continuing tests...thre are still..
> >
> > MemTotal: 24421124 kB
> > MemFree: 25158956 kB
> > Buffers: 2264 kB
> > Cached: 34936 kB
> > SwapCached: 5140 kB
> >
> > I wonder I miss something..
> I've not been looking at /proc/meminfo: I'll do some stuff and see
> if it goes wrong for me too, will let you know if so.

Well, I've not yet noticed unbelievable MemFree, but my Active(anon)
(and Active) is bigger than my MemTotal and rising each iteration.

Probably not directly related to your case, and probably related to
my tmpfs or loop use: but I'd better pursue the anomaly I can so
easily reproduce, than worry about the anomaly you can reproduce.

Good luck with yours!
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