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Bug 174538 - system hangs for long time due to kswapd high cpu usage
system hangs for long time due to kswapd high cpu usage
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Don Howard
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2005-11-29 15:55 EST by Ramon De la Cruz
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-11-30 16:25:48 EST
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Description Ramon De la Cruz 2005-11-29 15:55:25 EST
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Description of problem:
Our JBoss Linux 2.1 server was locked up by kswapd, cpu usage was 99%. Server had to be taken offline it was not responding at all. until now we dont know the exact cause to this problem

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Comment 1 Don Howard 2005-11-30 13:16:40 EST
Hi Ramon

Have you had a chance to log this issue with redhat support?  If not, please
take a moment to do so.  https://www.redhat.com/apps/support/  

Comment 2 Ernie Petrides 2005-11-30 16:25:06 EST
Reopening/reclosing to get off of kernel-maint list.

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