Respite from the OOM killer
Posted Oct 7, 2004 23:29 UTC (Thu) by nobrowser
In reply to: Respite from the OOM killer
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> it would probably be best done in its own subdirectory using
> a number of smaller swap files as adding a new swap is probably
> cheaper than resizing an existing one.
It already exists. Look for swapd in the ibiblio archive.
The response was completely underwhelming when it was young (long ago),
and I don't see why that should have changed.
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