Fedora Desktop on XO

Chris Ball cjb at laptop.org
Tue Jan 6 14:42:53 EST 2009


Hi,

   > I think I missed the previous conversation, re: estimate , but I'm
   > thinking that swap will have significant impact on the lifetime of
   > the flash chip.  With only 256MiB of RAM, we are bound to swap a
   > lot. I'd feel more comfortable if we did flash-wide wear leveling
   > using UBI and created a swap partition on to pof that.

That's fine with me too.  Are we still planning on moving to UBI for
9.1?  If not, maybe we can work out how to get swap files working on
JFFS2 (where they would be wear-leveled)?

The previous conversation is:

http://www.mail-archive.com/devel@lists.laptop.org/msg03766.html

   >    _____   __o                                   (o>
   > ------    -\<,  Give One Laptop, Get One Laptop  //\
   > ----- ( )/ ( )  http://www.amazon.com/xo        V_/_

Not anymore.  :)

- Chris.
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Chris Ball   <cjb at laptop.org>


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