Creating and filling a big malloc-backed memory disk is a way to panic
the system. This could be easily avoided if the reseve option became the
default for malloc disks.
Fix: The attached patch adds reserve to the defaults for malloc disks
Patch attached with submission follows:
How-To-Repeat: mdconfig -at malloc -s 200m
dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/md0
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Status: In Progress Changed: (is less than) 2014-06-01
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