Ok. Will  try, but after reading the description in the manual of what does, 
I'm not expecting  it to work.

On 2018-03-11, at 7:43 PM, Macs R We <macs...@macsrwe.com> wrote:

> Mavericks.  It's a third-party tool, it's always had the name in it.
> 
>> On Mar 11, 2018, at 8:42 PM, Michael <keybou...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>> 
>> On 2018-03-11, at 7:40 PM, Macs R We <macs...@macsrwe.com> wrote:
>> 
>>> Hm.  Have you tried using Sierra Cache Cleaner (they have one for every OS 
>>> name, just Google yours) in deep clean mode?
>> 
>> No. What's the name of 10.9.5? (And why did they skip from nice, meaningful 
>> numbers to meaningless names?)
>> 
>>> 
>>>> On Mar 11, 2018, at 8:37 PM, Michael <keybou...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> My system log is showing me things like this:
>>>> 
>>>> Mar 11 19:20:35 keybounceMBP kernel[0]: low swap: suspending pid 14091 
>>>> (firefox)
>>>> Mar 11 19:20:35 keybounceMBP kernel[0]: low swap: suspending pid 936 
>>>> (Dragon Dictate)
>>>> Mar 11 19:20:35 keybounceMBP kernel[0]: memorystatus_thread: idle exiting 
>>>> pid 96 [wdhelper]
>>>> Mar 11 19:20:35 keybounceMBP kernel[0]: (default pager): [KERNEL]: Swap 
>>>> File Error.
>>>> 
>>>> My boot-args  is  just
>>>> boot-args       -v -s
>>>> 
>>>> I have approximately 2 GB of compressed space, and zero bytes of swap used.
>>>> 
>>>> bash-3.2# ls /var/vm
>>>> total 1114112
>>>> 65536 swapfile0       1048576 swapfile1
>>>> bash-3.2# 
>>>> 
>>>> The system is able to allocate swap files, but for some reason is refusing 
>>>> to use them. Also, in the past I moved away from compressed swap to "just 
>>>> go directly to swap files" because I discovered that my system would 
>>>> consistently wind up with about 10 GB of compressed space, leaving with 
>>>> only 6 GB of working space. I recently reset it to use the normal 
>>>> compressed swap because I'm no longer using the heavy workload that needed 
>>>> more than 6 GB of working space.
>>>> 
>>>> My old boot args was
>>>> boot-args       -v -s vm_compressor=1
>>>> and it worked fine until my boot partition ran out of space (At which 
>>>> point it died horrifically; in contrast, although the compressed swap 
>>>> setup won't use the swap file, and runs into trouble much much sooner, it 
>>>> is graceful and the "out of memory panel" actually works.)
>>>> 
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