On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 01:16:45PM +0100, Paul J Collins came forth with:
>> I've been using gcc 2.95.x for my 2.4 kernels since about test9 or so,
> and I haven't had any problems.
>> One thing to note with 2.4 is that it tends to use more swap than 2.2;
> it's more aggressive in swapping out and freeing memory to use as
> cache, and once a page is back in RAM, its page in swap is not freed.
>not just uses more.. you should have 1-2 times as much swap as memory with
They seem to be (according to kt.zork.net) debating whether if you have
oodles of ram you need to do that..
Liam Bedford | Four thousand holes in Blackburn, Lancashire
Software Engineer | And though the holes were rather small
WBT Systems, Block 2, | They had to count them all
Harcourt Centre, Harcourt St. | Now they know how many holes it takes to fill
01-4170100 | The Albert Hall
Maintained by the ILUG website team. The aim of Linux.ie is to
support and help commercial and private users of Linux in Ireland. You can
display ILUG news in your own webpages, read backend
information to find out how. Networking services kindly provided by HEAnet, server kindly donated by
Dell. Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds,
used with permission. No penguins were harmed in the production or maintenance
of this highly praised website. Looking for the
Indian Linux Users' Group? Try here. If you've read all this and aren't a lawyer: you should be!