Re: 2.4.18pre4aa1

From: Pavel Machek (
Date: Tue Jan 29 2002 - 08:05:51 EST


> > I've also to say I always mke2fs first when I run my benchmarks,
> Yes, and it would be nice if we had an operation to squeeze cache down to
> its minimum size (whatever that means) just for running benchmarks
> accurately without rebooting.

Take a look at swsusp -- it frees as much memory as possible before
doing anything.

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