On Thu, Feb 14, 2008 at 12:16:52AM +0000, RW wrote: > On Wed, 13 Feb 2008 16:02:45 -0700 > Chad Perrin <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > On Wed, Feb 06, 2008 at 10:32:16PM -0800, Jason C. Wells wrote: > > > > > > One could mount an md filesystem and then use that as swap. That > > > way you wouldn't need to use any disc space. As a plus, the > > > performance would be way better than disc. > > > > Okay, I'm confused. Are we talking about using md(4) to create a > > virtual disk in RAM, then putting your swap there? If so . . . why? > > > > Do you just lack understanding of what swap is? > > I think it was intended as a joke.
I certainly hope so. -- CCD CopyWrite Chad Perrin [ http://ccd.apotheon.org ] Patrick J. LoPresti: "Emacs has been replaced by a shell script which 1) Generates a syslog message at level LOG_EMERG; 2) reduces the user's disk quota by 100K; and 3) RUNS ED!!!!!!" _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"