Re: Expand VM

From: Richard B. Johnson (
Date: Thu Jan 23 2003 - 11:04:18 EST

On Thu, 23 Jan 2003, User & wrote:

> Hi all
> I have one idea , and this is about expand virtual memory on linux boxes
> connected in LAN.
> Example: Linux A is processing come information , and need more memory , so
> with this source , Linux A could access virtual memory on Linux B in LAN.
> But i donīt know how translate the virtual address between Linux A and B , to
> have success in acess VM, or how to send all the process for Linux B to be
> processed.
> Any ideas ?
> Thanks
> Breno

Use a swap-file on another machine on the LAN to extend your virtual
memory if you run out of local swap-file space.

Dick Johnson
Penguin : Linux version 2.4.18 on an i686 machine (797.90 BogoMips).
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