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RE: VM (?) issue still



On Wed, 7 Mar 2001, Juha Saarinen wrote:

> Sure, I understand that -- I have a couple of cron jobs scheduled to go off
> early in the morning. Still, I'd expect the swap space to be freed up after
> a while, and not get used up in ever-increasing amounts. Will leave it
> running to see what happens.

 Doesn't happen until those processes become active and access the
(virtual) memory page(s) that were paged out.  Then they are paged
back in.

-- 
Bill Crawford, Unix Systems Developer, GTS Netcom
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