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From: Stephan Feder <sf@...>
Subject: Re: tmpfs Questions
Date: Mon, 12 May 2003 19:19:23 +0200
MAL wrote:
> 
> Jesse Jacobs wrote:
> > I've read about a deadlock condition.
> > What would constitute a oversive tmpfs?
> > I thought anything unable to be allocated would be paged out to swap.
> 
> No, if you run out of tmpfs, that's it.. you're out of disk space.. it
> wont use swap to emulate disk space.
...

Not true. tmpfs lives in virtual memory, not physical memory only.

Regards,
	Stephan

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