[Bug 18224] Breezy's OOM Killer kills innocent processes

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------- Additional Comments From ben.collins at ubuntu.com  2005-12-12 19:57 UTC -------
(In reply to comment #4)
> FWIW, I routinely use GNOME and OpenOffice.org on systems with half the memory
> you have, and have never had it killed by the OOM killer.
> Java applications are notorious for gobbling memory, though.  Try using a
> smaller heap size.

Yeah, I'd like to see a "ps axu" listing when this occurs. Something big is
locking a lot of your memory that isn't "standard".

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