**Fwd: RE: Samba WINS server killing NMBD process

Claude Marinier claude.marinier at drdc-rddc.gc.ca
Tue Aug 6 13:11:13 GMT 2002


On Mon, 5 Aug 2002, Alder wrote:
> Interestingly, the priority of the NMBD process seems to be changing
> for some reason.  Is this by design?

It is normal for VMS to adjust the priority of running processes. VMS is
designed to give a priority boost to processes that have spent some time
waiting for something like completion of an I/O request. Such a boost will
slowly fade as the process gets to run more often.

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