Alternative to swap partition: swapfile

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at
Tue Jul 27 18:03:46 EDT 2010

   dd if=/dev/zero of=/extraswap bs=1M count=128
   mkswap /extraswap
   swapon /extraswap

Twiddle sysctl.conf to lower swappiness.


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