SD card unpartitioned space -- used for swap?

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at
Mon Nov 22 11:41:17 EST 2010

On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 11:32 AM, C. Scott Ananian <cscott at> wrote:
> just as well.  Our superstitions about OLPC's no-swap configuration
> may well prove to be similarly unfounded.

Just to clarify -- side-to-side comparison in the past have shown a
significant improvement. We did get a specially bad-behaving kernel in
our F7 builds in that regard, but even F9 builds have shown it to be

Note that this is not only Sugar. Wise or not, we are shipping XOs
with Gnome. Specially with the HS model, you can fully expect people
to want to use .


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