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Re: xfs and Linux Linux 2.6.22 and Memory

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Subject: Re: xfs and Linux Linux 2.6.22 and Memory
From: Jason White <jason@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 21 Sep 2007 13:13:30 +1000
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On Thu, Sep 20, 2007 at 07:14:23PM -0700, Mariella Petrini wrote:
> I was mostly curious, especially because In some cases
> after having created all the files I may not need to
> have all of them cached and I may need to availability
> of the RAM for other purposes.

I may be wrong, but as I understand it, if the RAM is needed for other
purposes, cache pages are made available automatically and the size of the
cache is reduced as the RAM is allocated by processes.


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