Swap with 16 Gb of RAM
Michael E Brown
michael_e_brown at dell.com
Tue Aug 21 11:11:01 CDT 2001
On Tue, 21 Aug 2001, Vsevolod Ilyushchenko wrote:
> Is swap file faster than partition or vice versa?
Last info I saw was that there is not a significant difference in speed.
The difference is system stability. There are potential deadlocks in the
swapfile code that are not there in the partition code.
You can try running without _any_ swap and see if that helps.
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