# RootPrompt.org   Nothing but Unix.[Home] [Features] [Programming] [Mac OS X] [Search]


 Linux: Is Swap Necessary?

"Following recent discussions about tuning swapiness [story] and dynamically allocating swap as needed [story], a new discussion ensued on the lkml questioning the need for swap altogether when a system has "sufficient" ram."
Story

 (Submitted by Noel Tue Jun 1, 2004 )

  


Our content can be syndicated: Main page Mac Page

Copyright 1999-2005 Noel Davis. Noel also runs web sites about sailing and kayaking.
All trademarks are the property of their owners.
All articles are owned by their author