SUMMARY RE:Missing memory

From: The Wizard (
Date: Thu Feb 25 1999 - 13:58:49 CST

Thanks to the many who responded to my question. I guess I need to catch up
on my reading re:Solaris 2.6 and later and memory management. If I had been
keeping up I would have realized that the observed behavior was quite
normal. I did receive a very helpful link to information on this topic:
(from Grant Schoep <>)

and many replies, too numerous to mention with clear explanations of how
the freelist is managed and pages are reclaimed. Thanks all.

Mark Almeida

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