Debian freezes

"Marco Trevisan (Treviño)" mail at
Tue Dec 2 16:55:58 CET 2008

Jelle De Loecker wrote:
> Stefan Monnier schreef:
>> If you add a swap area (of say 128MB), you should see much better
>> behavior since Linux will then be able to swap out pages of inactive
>> processes (and files in tmpfs) so as to keep more RAM for useful stuff.
> I'm actually using a µSD card of 2 GiB, with 1.3 GiB free, so I should 
> have enough space free to create a swap partition. I'll give it a try 
> tonight.

You can also create just a swap-file... It's less optimized, but it's ok
from my tests and more versatile...

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