16GB RAM -> Swap?
a at jenisch.at
Thu Mar 13 14:16:03 UTC 2008
I've got a Blade-system with 16GB RAM, but "only" one 140GB
harddisk. My question is about swap-space: Traditional knowledge
recommends swap = 2*RAM. This would mean 32GB swap (!).
Should I really go for 32GB swap space? Or will e.g. 16GB (= RAM-size)
Please note, that I don't do kernel debugging etc. on this machine -
just a production machine used for network monitoring (Mrtg, nfsen,
TIA for any clue,
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