> > Any of you tried copying a 2G file in the same (ext2)
> > filesystem? It starts swapping like mad and generally behaves
> > indecently, despite the huge 1024M of RAM it has.
this patch works very nicely. it's still a little timid at
swapping out truely idle pages, but is otherwise a major improvement.
I hope Linus takes it, since unpatched, 2.4 VM has some rough edges.
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