[PLUG] problem inserting modules
Abu M. Muttalib
abum at aftek.com
Tue Apr 18 16:07:21 PDT 2006
But still I am not able to solve the problem. Is /proc/meminfo broken? The first meminfo shows that there is ~600KB space is left and then I am trying to insert the module.
> Is there any clue? I have some 650 KB free before inserting the module
> after that some 1.5 MB free memory space, and still I am not able to
> the module.
> Why it's so? Any help will be highly appreciated.
because u are running the 1st command from ur application so , some
memory is consumed by the ur process. after the error the the memory
is freed so the free memory is more after u execute the command 2nd
AFAIU, in your module , you are trying to allocate 2^5 pages ie 128 kb
contiguous physical memory , and the system is not abl eto satisfy
Thanks and Regards
Vivek Kutal (विवेक)
Maharashtra Academy Of Engineering , Pune
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