memory usage on Scyld slave nodes
newt at scyld.com
Fri Feb 16 13:04:23 PST 2001
> I recently installed Scyld Beowulf on our cluster. It works fine, but when
> I use BeoStatus to look at the slaves it shows that the slaves all have
> about 400MB of their memory taken up. Anyone know what is eating up the RAM
> on those slaves? Each node has a total of 512MB of RAM. Why is beowulf
> eating up so much of it? Thanks.
Try 'bpsh 0 free' for detailed statistics. Is this memory just buffers?
Otherwise, if you are using a ram disk root, you could accidentally
have specified a ramdisk size which is an order of magnitude too large
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