Re: sleeping the system vs hibernate or suspend
On Wed, 05 Jan 2011 10:01:47 -0500, Toan Pham wrote:
> FYI, that is a recommended setting.
What are your sources? :-)
Last time I checked, in order to hibernate the computer you needed at
least the same amount of ram your computer had but I know nothing about
that x2 rule suggestion nor any other requirements on the /swap partition.
> Optimal values depends on multiple
> factors such as:
> 1. total amount of physical ram,
> 2. percentage of actual utilized ram,
> 3. average cached size to swap partition etc.
I can understand there could be a margin for security (let's say, provide
an additional ~1 GiB plus the ram) but "twice" the ram sounds a bit