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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 work...work.. does it!

    Cheers,
    Dick Johnson
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    Warning : It's hard to remain at the trailing edge of technology.


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