Re: PROBLEM: ramfs causes system hang when swapping

From: Nicolas Pitre (
Date: Mon Feb 26 2001 - 16:44:11 EST

On Mon, 26 Feb 2001, Alan Cox wrote:

> RAMfs doesnt use swap. It also in 2.4.2 doesnt have limits. The -ac one uses
> limits so will stop you totally running the box out of ram. 2.4ac also has
> the true tmpfs with swap backing

Which one of those should be the best to use when there is no swap?


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