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Old 04-15-2002
Intransient blocking page faults

Hi,

Will anybody tell me what is this 'intransient blocking page faults' in HP-UX, it is in the structure _pst_vminfo in the header file /ust/include/sys/pstat/vm_pstat_body.h?
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Old 04-15-2002
Take another look. I think it's intransit.
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Old 04-15-2002
You r correct perderabo, it is intransit blocking pages, please tell me what they r ?
Thanks,
...sudhananda
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Old 04-15-2002
A process has page faulted because it needs a page to be brought in from disk. However the paging system has discovered that it has already requested that page on behalf of another process. So the current process must simply sleep until the page arrives in memory.
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Old 04-15-2002
Thanks for your answer.

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