Question about the swap file...???
chevhq at gmail.com
Tue Jun 22 20:52:44 UTC 2010
On Tue, 2010-06-22 at 21:46 +0100, Luis Paulo wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 1:46 PM, Larry <larryesu at charter.net> wrote:
> > *I've been watching my pc's CPU at times in is lower than at other time,
> > I am guessing when it is performing a task, it inscreases say from 16.5
> > too 48, then drops back to a lower rate...But the Swap file shows 0%,
> > all of the time, would this speed up things if the swap file would take
> > the load away from the CPU at times...???
> > If this is true, can someone suggest to me on how to get the swap to be
> > used when it is needed...???
> > Thanks for any help on this issue...
> > Larry
> > *
> > --
> > Powered by Debian/GNU/Linux
> > by Ubuntu ver 10.4 Ultimaye Edition 2.6
> > 73 de Larry/wd9esu 34yr's A.R.O.
> > Reg# Linux User 484593
> > "This is Linux Country,
> > on a quiet night you can hear
> > WINDOZE ! Systems REBOOTING !!"
> > GPG Fingerprint: A4D2 BFC2 B21B 8F7A C336 EFDC 7039 3CA5 3332 076E
> > Public Key available from subkeys.pgp.net
> > --
> > ubuntu-users mailing list
> > ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
> > Modify settings or unsubscribe at: https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-users
> Just to add that, AFAIK, a swap file at least the size of your RAM is
> needed if you want to use hibernate.
> Am I right?
Yes actually I allow 512meg over that size
cheers the kiwi
More information about the ubuntu-users