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    SubjectRe: Static Swap
    In article <Pine.LNX.3.96.990413175624.15190A-100000@z.ml.org> you write:

    >Heheh...

    >I'm not quite sure why you would want to do this with ram and hdd
    >prices today, on a normal system you should plan on having 2x more swap
    >then you will ever need so if you are actually getting close to running
    >out then you have bigger problems.

    Think `laptop'.

    Or think `older machine with special memory', like an amiga with a GVP G-Force
    accelerator. Those still take pricey memory.

    I can understand developpers not wanting to go out of their way to cater
    for those machines, but... just to put things into perspective.


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