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Re: No Swap

On Tuesday, 04.10.2005 at 08:32 -0400, Hendrik Boom wrote:

> How much RAM do you have?  I don't think Linux uses swap until RAM
> starts to run out.  I have a gigabyte (should I say Gigibyte these
> days?) of RAM, and as far as I know, I've *never* used swap.

Some interesting points about swap here:


Despite what some believe, using swap (even when you've got *loads* of
RAM) isn't a bad thing and can actually improve system performance.

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