Early OOM Daemon for Linux

https://github.com/rfjakob/earlyoom

earlyoom checks the amount of available memory and free swap, and if both are below critical level, it will kill the largest process (highest oom_score).

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Filename Size Changed Actions
earlyoom-1.3.tar.gz 0000031399 30.7 KB 9 months
earlyoom.changes 0000000511 511 Bytes about 1 month
earlyoom.spec 0000002393 2.34 KB about 1 month
earlyoom.sysconfig 0000000709 709 Bytes about 1 month
Comments for earlyoom 2

Aleksey Kontsevich's avatar

akontsevich wrote about 1 month ago

Hi, seems You package are good enough for the Factory. Could You submit it there please: https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1114589#c9 as I have no experience on this yet. Thanks!


Aleksey Kontsevich's avatar

akontsevich wrote 17 days ago

Mindaugas, however earlyoom does not work for me: my custom app has memory leak and it eats all the memory very fast and earlyoom does not kill it. After this I forced to kill it manually then to kill and restart plasma and firefox as they unloaded to swap and become unresponsive. Very inconvenient! Any ideas? Change some settings or earlyoom just unable to kill some apps?