Re: making more room in root partition for distribution upgrade
On Mon, 21 May 2018 23:18:50 +0200 Pascal Hambourg said:
> Le 21/05/2018 à 22:09, Abdullah Ramazanoğlu a écrit :
>> I would agree mirroring swap for a mission critical server. Otherwise it
>> would be an overkill, IMO.
>> If one of the non-mirrored swaps go down, then I will get a system crash.
> So you lose system availability. If you can stand this, then you don't
> need availability.
Although swap going offline causing "a system crash" was a bit of an
overstatement. More likely, some user space applications would crash, allowing
a graceful system shutdown - once in 15 years or so.
What is of primary value of using RAID-1 for me is protecting my data against
As for continuous system availability, yes I am willing to trade it a bit on a
non-critical system for better disk utilization and performance.