It would be a lot better to make sure your server doesn't turn
OOM-psycho on you. The most common case of this happening is that you
have set the memory-settings in your my.cnf in such a way that it
allows MySQL to use more memory then you have available. Could you
post your my.cnf here by chance?
Engineer @ Open Query (http://openquery.com)
On Fri, Aug 6, 2010 at 02:43, Евгений Килимчук <ekilimchuk@stripped>
> I use CentOS 5.4 with LAMP. On the server runs heavy cgi-programs. MySQL use
> 75% (100% = 8GB) of memory. When cgi programs use more than 25% of memory
> and all SWAP file (8GB), kernel run OOM-Kiler wich kill mysqld procces.
> I use:
> echo "0" > /proc/sys/vm/swappiness - This allows to reduce using of SWAP.
> I want to use:
> echo "-17" > /proc/`pidof mysqld`/oom_adj - This allows save mysqld when run
> Someone used this option?