[linux-mm-cc] Fwd: [RFC][PATCH 0/6] compcache: Compressed Caching
gmatht at gmail.com
Sat Apr 12 22:17:49 EDT 2008
On Sat, Apr 12, 2008 at 8:50 PM, Nai Xia <nai.xia at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'd like to help, and
> 1. do you think the benchmark from memtest is enough convincing?
> shall we introduce some additional tests?
> 2. I plan to use a x86 destop, is it ok? or does the Compressed Caching
> focus mainly on embedded systems?
compcache is used for Embedded Devices, Small Desktops (aka Virtual
Machines!) and LiveCDs
I have done some testing showing that Compcache can be used to
dramatically reduce memory usage of LiveCDs, . I believe that Nitin
Gupta is currently interested in benchmarks for the "Small Desktop"
option, which would usually mean x86.
John C. McCabe-Dansted
University of Western Australia
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