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Re: Question about how "aptitude search" is used

On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 09:20:21PM -0400, Douglas A. Tutty wrote:
> I don't suppose while you're re-writing aptiutde you can make it not hit
> swap when I start the curses interface on my P-II with 64 MB ram (or
> will Lenny and whatever comes next not run on 64MB anyway)?

Do you have /tmp on tmpfs on that box too? (I know you have it on at 
least one other box). Because if aptitude is using some temporary files 
this would explain the swapping.

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
(Albert Einstein)

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