Verily I say unto thee, that Linonut spake thusly:
> After takin' a swig o' grog, [H]omer belched out this bit o' wisdom:
>> Verily I say unto thee, that Linonut spake thusly:
>>> I would certainly like one that keeps the system responsive while
>>> trying to swap out a Gb of RAM (64-bit machine).
>>> (To be fair, maybe I picked the wrong algorithm in my kernel
>> I'm on the same specs (x86_64 + 1GB)
> I have the same setting. Can you try it with VMware, when top shows
> you have very little RAM left?
This is a Gobuntu VMWare image, cfq scheduler:
Mem: 515852k total, 68540k used, 447312k free, 5044k buffers
What's eating all your ram?
| "Proprietary licenses, the crack cocaine of software finance."
| - Matt Asay, CNET
Fedora release 7 (Moonshine) on sky, running kernel 188.8.131.52-41.fc7
18:36:28 up 24 days, 17:31, 3 users, load average: 1.11, 1.28, 1.37