NVIDIA kernel driver for their graphics cards. NVIDIA hasn’t released a patch yet, but ngc891 has released one of his own on his weblog. Gentoo’s nvidia-kernel packages already have this patch applied. ngc891′s unofficial NVIDIA 1.0-6111-jp1 Driver Patch: [ blogdns.net ] Linux 2.6.9 Download: [ kernel.org ] Edit – Monday Oct 25 00:30:50 2004 – floam pointed out that Con Kolivas has released a patch to fix the kswapd issues users have been seeing with 2.6.9:
+vm-pages_scanned-active_list.patchA nasty bug that caused kswapd to get stuck consuming heaps of cpu whichwas in mainline 2.6.9 was tracked down by some of my users (thanks!) andfixed by Nick Piggin (thanks!).
ck2 2.6.9 kswapd Patch Download: [ kolivas.org ]