preemptive paging?

Thomas Koenig (
Thu, 8 May 1997 15:26:21 +0200 (MET DST)

What's the status on preemptive paging?

AFAIK, Linux currently has the capability to keep a copy of a
page both in memory and in swap (in case it was swapped out, but
isn't needed).

Startup time for programs could greatly reduced if this was done


Thomas Koenig,, ig25@dkauni2.bitnet.
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