newbie problem with hard disk space...

Rob Park eocnex at hnyoregn.pn
Tue Jan 28 11:56:28 PST 2003


Alas! Ian Molton spake thus:
> On Tue, 28 Jan 2003 17:29:10 +0100
> Wolfgang Landauer <w.landauer at gmx.de> wrote:
> > Do you really need 1GB of swap space?
> > You could cut off some bytes and mount it where you usually have your 
> > sources.
> > Just my 2 euro cent's
> 
> I have 1GB swap. I use it like that on the priciple that I will never
> need more ;-)

$ free
             total       used       free     shared    buffers     cached
Mem:        256624     249976       6648          0      68572      80172
-/+ buffers/cache:     101232     155392
Swap:       264056         88     263968

256MBs of RAM, 88k of swap used... I regret making my swap partition so
big ;)

-- 
Rob Park
http://www.ualberta.ca/~rbpark
--
"And they told us, what they wanted...
 Was a sound that could kill some-one, from a distance." -- Kate Bush
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