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NAME

       probe_vm.oom_kill - Fires when a thread is selected for termination by
       the OOM killer.

SYNOPSIS

           probe vm.oom_kill

VALUES

       task
           The task being killed

CONTEXT

       The process that tried to consume excessive memory, and thus triggered
       the OOM. <remark>(is this correct?)</remark>

AUTHOR

       William Cohen <wcohen@redhat.com>