Re: Idea: mount /tmp to tmpfs depending on free space and RAM
Petter Reinholdtsen <email@example.com> writes:
> [Bjørn Mork]
>> I'd like to add another one:
>> - a tmpfs is always easy to grow without requiring any special
>> preparations. Just add more swap. The swap could be on different
>> disks, and could even be files hosted on other file systems.
> This sound very similar to what I am doing already with LVM and online
> file system growing. A simple 'lvresize' and 'ext2resize' (or just
> debian-edu-fsautoresize for those of us with that tool available)
> later the full file systems have more free space again. :)
> Did I misunderstand you?
No, but those require LVM and available raw disk space. Swap can always
be added without any such preparation.