Re: not a desktop OS

Kurt Garloff (
Mon, 30 Nov 1998 23:52:21 +0100

On Mon, Nov 30, 1998 at 12:26:21PM -0500, Rafal Wierzbicki wrote:
> > > The new swapping code in 2.1.x is not a good idea for desktop or single
> > > user machines... Instead of expected performance increase it actually
> > > decreases the performance of my home machine. I have enough memory not to
> > > use swap at all with the programs I'm running. Instead what happens is

Just wait for Stephen Tweedie's patch to appear in 2.1.131-preXXX or pick it
up from this list and apply it.

Kurt Garloff <>  (Dortmund, FRG)
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