Re: Swap over network

Harald Milz (
Wed, 30 Apr 1997 18:35:58 +0200

From: (Harald Milz)
Subject: Re: Swap over network
Organization: Linux.DE
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John Wyszynski ( wrote:
> that talks to some server process as if it was a device. Doing it that way
> it could be used for things other than swapping; including raid and striped
> drives which span machines.

Which is exactly what is needed by high data availability and site disaster
recovery :-)

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