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  • SIMPLE_LMK: A Low Memory Killer For Android Systems Being Worked On For Linux Kernel

    Phoronix: SIMPLE_LMK: A Low Memory Killer For Android Systems Being Worked On For Linux Kernel

    SIMPLE_LMK is a simple low-memory killer being worked on for potential upstreaming in the mainline Linux kernel in the future but for now is simply seeking comments on its design approach...

    http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?pag..._LMK-RFC-Linux

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    Originally posted by phoronix View Post
    This implementation is tied into the kernel's page allocator code and begins acting as soon as a page allocation hits out-of-memory and for knowing when a page is freed.
    Shouldn't it strike before this happens instead? In this machine, the desktop freezes before allocation fails.

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