QtMoko Virtual Memory

Patryk Benderz Patryk.Benderz at esp.pl
Wed Sep 1 11:12:11 CEST 2010

Dnia 2010-09-01, śro o godzinie 10:50 +0200, Nashvin Gangaram pisze:
> Hi
Hi, this question should go to support at lists.openmoko.org

> I was just experimenting the other day, trying to configure my Neo
> Freerunner with QtMoko v24 to use Virtual Memory.  I created a swap
> partition on my MicroSDHC Card, using GParted on PC.  I notice than on
> startup, there is something like a "Activating Swap Configuration...
> failed" message.  So, I just had a couple of questions:
>       * Is it possible for QtMoko to use a swap partition on the SD
>         Card?
IIRC, yes

>       * How can this be done?
AFAIR, you can set this in /etc/fstab as /dev/mmcblk0p4

>       * Does swap cause a significant performance increase with
>         QtMoko?
IMHO, just a little performance gain. If you use logging, set /var/log
to your uSD.

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