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 From:  Hilton Travis <Hilton at QuarkAV dot com>
 To:  "m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] generic-pc-pb27r630.img corrupt?
 Date:  Mon, 16 Feb 2004 04:31:42 +1000
Hi Chad,

On Sun, 2004-02-15 at 14:47, Chad R. Larson wrote:
> At 02:59 PM 2/10/2004, Hilton Travis wrote:
> >Looking at the screen attached to the m0n0wall as it tries and fails the 
> >update, I can see "swap_pager_getswapspace: failed".  I hadn't noticed 
> >this before as I don't normally have a monitor attached to my m0n0wall. 
> >This indicates that the swap is too small - indicating that the system 
> >needs more RAM (as m0n0wall uses RAM for swap).
> 
> Setting up RAM based swap space on a RAM based system seems pretty 
> silly.  It just results in pages being moved around in memory.

... and on a system like a 4501, with no HDD, where would you like the
swap partition to be placed?

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