Re: [LAU] Mounting /tmp to tmpfs

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Date: Wednesday, February 9, 2011 - 8:45 am

----- "Jeremy Jongepier" wrote:

no access to disk, so you may win.
On the other hand you squat some RAM for a file system,
so you may end up with swapping anyway.
So answer is: it depends. On what you do. On your computer
(amount of RAM).
You clearly win if the programs you run do a lot of little I/O
in /tmp and don't smoke too much memory for other things.
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[LAU] Mounting /tmp to tmpfs, Jeremy Jongepier, (Tue Feb 8, 10:23 pm)
Re: [LAU] Mounting /tmp to tmpfs, Paul Davis, (Tue Feb 8, 10:45 pm)
Re: [LAU] Mounting /tmp to tmpfs, Jeremy Jongepier, (Wed Feb 9, 8:37 am)
Re: [LAU] Mounting /tmp to tmpfs, Paul Davis, (Wed Feb 9, 11:56 am)
Re: [LAU] Mounting /tmp to tmpfs, torbenh, (Wed Feb 9, 12:53 pm)
Re: [LAU] Mounting /tmp to tmpfs, Cedric Roux, (Wed Feb 9, 8:45 am)
Re: [LAU] Mounting /tmp to tmpfs, Jeremy Jongepier, (Wed Feb 9, 9:04 am)