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SubjectRe: swappiness in 2.6.28-rc3?
El Sat, 08 Nov 2008 12:11:23 -0500, Gene Heskett <> escribió:

> Greetings;
> I have 2.6.28-rc3 with a 5 day uptime, and I have had to do a "swapoff -a;
> swapon -a" almost daily to clear the swap.
> This is about 18 hours since I last did that:
> Mem: 4151132k total, 2891180k used, 1259952k free, 281224k buffers
> Swap: 2048276k total, 85864k used, 1962412k free, 2078404k cached
> I don't recall having to do this with 2.6.27 or any of its -rc's.

I've also noticed more swappiness (very probably due to the vm scanning
rework), but I can't say for sure if it's a bad thing...
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