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    SubjectRe: mlock(1)
    Lee Revell wrote:
    > Is this really a good idea? I suspect it would be abused. For example,
    > people would mlock mozilla or openoffice to keep it from being paged out
    > overnight when updatedb runs, where the real solution is to fix the
    > problem with the VM that causes updatedb to force other apps to swap
    > out.

    Use /proc/swappiness for this

    It definitely helped for me. I set it really low, around '10' or so.

    Jeff


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