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    SubjectRe: virtual disk system (swap enhancement idea too)
    Hi!

    > <OFFTOPIC>As an aside, it would be neat if the kernel would pre-write
    > pages to disk so that when it came time to swap to disk, there would
    > already be some pages written. Of course this should only happen when
    > there isn't alot of disk accesses going on.</OFFTOPIC>

    Power saving people will not like this idea, as it causes disk traffic
    even if one is not needed.

    Pavel

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