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[SOLVED] Why use swap when there is more than enough free space in RAM?

  • 2010-10-03 08:10:11
  • Stefan
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  • 8 Answer
  • Tags:   performance swap

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[SOLVED] Are there any side effects when two distros share a swap partition?

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[SOLVED] What NOT to put on an SSD?

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[SOLVED] Why is swappiness set to 60 by default?

  • 2013-08-29 13:06:26
  • Hugo
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  • Tags:   linux kernel swap

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[SOLVED] Do I need swap space if I have more than enough amount of RAM?

  • 2015-03-16 04:17:54
  • IQAndreas
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  • 13 Answer
  • Tags:   memory swap

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[SOLVED] Is swap an anachronism?

  • 2012-02-27 18:29:23
  • synthesizerpatel
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  • 10 Answer
  • Tags:   swap

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[SOLVED] How do I use swap space for emergencies only?

  • 2019-02-08 14:28:24
  • Philip Couling
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  • 38 Score
  • 6 Answer
  • Tags:   linux memory swap

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[SOLVED] How to re-load all running applications from swap space into RAM?

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[SOLVED] How can I create a swap file?

  • 2015-10-26 21:47:51
  • LinuxSecurityFreak
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  • 11 Score
  • 1 Answer
  • Tags:   linux swap

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[SOLVED] How does Linux know where its swap partition is?

  • 2018-02-20 19:40:34
  • Ne Nenne
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  • 4 Answer
  • Tags:   boot swap ssd

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[SOLVED] How can swapoff be that slow?

  • 2012-08-16 21:35:50
  • maaartinus
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  • 4 Answer
  • Tags:   swap

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[SOLVED] How to completely disable swap?

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[SOLVED] What does the vm.swappiness parameter really control?

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[SOLVED] Can Linux "run out of RAM"?

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[SOLVED] Why does Linux need swap space in a VM?

  • 2018-01-17 21:27:40
  • mjb2kmn
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  • Tags:   swap

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[SOLVED] Is it possible to trigger OOM-killer on forced swapping?

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[SOLVED] Out of Swap - What happens?

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[SOLVED] atop shows `swout` (swapping) when I have gigabytes of free memory. Why?

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[SOLVED] Does Linux perform "opportunistic swapping", or is it a myth?

  • 2019-08-03 19:22:14
  • sourcejedi
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  • 2 Answer
  • Tags:   linux memory swap

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[SOLVED] Linux, SSD and swap

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[SOLVED] What could be using 6GB of my swap?

  • 2018-03-18 23:12:12
  • sourcejedi
  • 262 View
  • 2 Score
  • 1 Answer
  • Tags:   swap resources

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[SOLVED] free / top difference. Does free show virtual memory?

  • 2012-05-24 21:44:17
  • Fabian Zeindl
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  • 2 Answer
  • Tags:   memory swap top

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[SOLVED] How to test swap partition

  • 2010-08-29 17:42:29
  • joshperry
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  • 23 Score
  • 1 Answer
  • Tags:   linux swap

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[SOLVED] Why does Linux use a swap partition rather than a file?

  • 2010-09-18 15:34:40
  • Cheng
  • 12740 View
  • 32 Score
  • 5 Answer
  • Tags:   linux swap

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[SOLVED] How can I tweak my Linux desktop to be more responsive?

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[SOLVED] Linux: Total swap used = swap used by processes +?

  • 2013-04-08 15:01:26
  • ninj
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  • 2 Answer
  • Tags:   linux memory swap

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[SOLVED] How to set per process swapiness for linux?

  • 2011-03-28 08:34:13
  • Dan D.
  • 9670 View
  • 29 Score
  • 1 Answer
  • Tags:   linux process swap

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[SOLVED] What is the purpose of multiple swap files

  • 2013-07-25 20:55:35
  • spuder
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  • 27 Score
  • 3 Answer
  • Tags:   swap