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Re: [nslu2-linux] Re: unslung or openslug without swap

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  • Brian Wood
    ... Not sure if this will be of help but remember that you can swap to a file as well as a partition.
    Message 1 of 8 , Mar 2, 2007
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      On Mar 2, 2007, at 4:29 PM, johannes wrote:

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      > I think I will reserve a swap partition on the harddisk but only
      > activate it when I need it - that could be a good option! If the drive
      > spins down despite the activated swap partition (like Robert's drive
      > does), I could leave it activated all the time.
      >

      Not sure if this will be of help but remember that you can swap to a
      file as well as a partition.
    • johannes
      ... thanks for the hint, this is the smarter option!
      Message 2 of 8 , Mar 3, 2007
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        Brian Wood wrote:
        > On Mar 2, 2007, at 4:29 PM, johannes wrote:
        >
        >>
        >> I think I will reserve a swap partition on the harddisk but only
        >> activate it when I need it - that could be a good option! If the drive
        >> spins down despite the activated swap partition (like Robert's drive
        >> does), I could leave it activated all the time.
        >>
        >
        > Not sure if this will be of help but remember that you can swap to a
        > file as well as a partition.
        thanks for the hint, this is the smarter option!
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