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SubjectRe: New Feature Idea: Compress swap file
On Sun, 22 Feb 1998, Russell Coker - mailing lists account wrote:

> >Remember y'all the kernel swaps PAGES. On Intel Machines, a PAGE is 8192
> On Intel it's 4096, it's 8192 on Alpha. Architectures such as M68K and PPC
> allow you to choose the page size from a range.

Yes. A lot caught me on this. Too much Alpha WORK does it!

Dick Johnson
Penguin : Linux version 2.1.87 on an i586 machine (66.15 BogoMips).
Warning : It's hard to remain at the trailing edge of technology.

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