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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
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(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
Posted Jul 22, 2011 18:38 UTC (Fri) by jeremiah (subscriber, #1221)
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Posted Jul 30, 2011 17:54 UTC (Sat) by oak (subscriber, #2786)
As to kernel swapping the OOMed program back to ram from swap when you read the dump file, with cgroups setup retaining enough memory for the rest of the system (and kernel) while the OOMing container group is frozen that shouldn't be a problem either.
Posted Jul 31, 2011 3:50 UTC (Sun) by slashdot (guest, #22014)
You can't use any checkpoint/restart system to swap processes, because none can guarantee to perfectly restore them.
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