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    SubjectRe: Subtle MM bug


    On 9 Jan 2001, Zlatko Calusic wrote:
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    > Yes, but a lot more data on the swap also means degraded performance,
    > because the disk head has to seek around in the much bigger area. Are
    > you sure this is all OK?

    Yes and no.

    I'm not _sure_, obviously.

    However, one thing I _am_ sure of is that the sticky page-cache simplifies
    some things enormously, and make some things possible that simply weren't
    possible before.

    Linus

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