[Bulk] How much swap space for a 32 GB RAM system?

Arthur Chance freebsd at qeng-ho.org
Tue Jul 22 16:45:02 UTC 2014

On 22/07/2014 17:30, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> On Tue, 2014-07-22 at 17:05 +0100, Arthur Chance wrote:
>> I'm getting a new machine with 32 GB of memory. The old "twice physical
>> memory" sizing seems ridiculous, so how big should I make swap? Do I
>> even need swap with this much memory?
> Do you hibernate?

No, but I suffer seasonal affective disorder and wish I could. :-)

Being serious, no I have no need to hibernate the machine. I didn't even 
know you could with FBSD.

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