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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 00/33] Swap over NFS -v14
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    On Tue, 2007-10-30 at 21:37 -0700, David Miller wrote:
    > From: Nick Piggin <nickpiggin@yahoo.com.au>
    > Date: Wed, 31 Oct 2007 14:26:32 +1100
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    > > Is it really worth all the added complexity of making swap
    > > over NFS files work, given that you could use a network block
    > > device instead?
    >
    > Don't be misled. Swapping over NFS is just a scarecrow for the
    > seemingly real impetus behind these changes which is network storage
    > stuff like iSCSI.

    Not quite, yes, iSCSI is also on the 'want' list of quite a few people,
    but swap over NFS on its own is also a feature of great demand.
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