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This does look like OOM killing: What you can do: Keep checking the memory usage periodically until the programs starts crashing. You will most probably see memory usage about to hit its limits. Increase the swap space. Increasing the swap may make some application response-time slower, but will prevent applications from getting killed or from getting ...
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I am not aware of a possibility to lock the file system meta data in the cache but (if there are not too many files) you can read the meta data regularly in order to keep it in the cache: find /path/to/dir -printf ""
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