newbie problem with hard disk space...

Marc Brekoo marc at
Tue Jan 28 17:16:06 PST 2003

On Wed, 29 Jan 2003 01:06:47 +0000, Ian Molton <spyro at> wrote:
> Yes, quite curious. I guess your kernel is obviously not keeping pages
> read from the DVD... (either that or you're only a few hundred meg
> through the transcoding.)
> Try loading Quake3. that usually pushes a fair slice of stuff into
> swap...

I think you're right. When I free'ed the first time transcode was running
for about 15-20mins. Swap usage is about 40megs, steadily growing.

 Marc Brekoo   |   Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to
               |   their level, and then beat you with experience.
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