Negative caching

Hal Burgiss hal at
Wed Jun 17 23:04:40 UTC 2009

On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 12:09:10AM +0200, Knapp wrote:
> > Being a diehard Ubuntu user (home, work and servers at work), its hard for me
> > say whether its Linux in general, or just Ubuntu, that totally sucks for a
> > desktop. But suck it is.
> Scroll to the bottom. Set your swappiness to 10. Is it better now?

Well, I'll see in 2 to 3 weeks. That's how long it took last time to become
completely unusuable. I just rebooted, so life is quite grand at the moment. I
did try this though. 

I hate rebooting, and I hate restarting X. It kills productivity totally.

Thanks for the pointer though. 


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