Re: ext3 or xfs for desktop laptop
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Micha Feigin wrote:
> On Thu, 08 Jun 2006 02:51:53 -0500 Ron Johnson
> <email@example.com> wrote:
> David R. Litwin wrote:
> Note that there are no swap partitions. This is because I use
> swap *files*, which give you much more flexibility. (In case you
> add more RAM later, you just add another swapfile, whereas with
> partitions, you're stuck with your initial partition map.)
>> But IIRC swap files are slower then swap partitions. Probably a
>> better solution is to have a basic swap partition and then add
>> swap files as needed (it I recall there is also a utility for
>> automatically adding swap files but I don't remember more).
That's how they were back before 2.6. Allegedly swapfiles are now
just as "fast" as partitions.
Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA USA
Is "common sense" really valid?
For example, it is "common sense" to white-power racists that
whites are superior to blacks, and that those with brown skins
are mud people.
However, that "common sense" is obviously wrong.
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