> I've recently switched to Gentoo, and the server was running fine
> until there was a problem with SWAP.
> Gentoo Server Performance decreased and of course Physical Memory was
> high and warning was sent to root, me.
> I've correctly mkswap /dev/hda2
> and correctly swapon -a
> However, it gives me resource busy.
> Also, when I do
> it shows no swap is used even though physical memory level is 98%.
Have you made an entry for the swapspace in your /etc/fstab?
/dev/hda2 none swap sw 0 0
> Of course, the system gets unstable and forces me to shutdown some
> services, which brings down to about 95%.
> Why doesn't Gentoo utilitze swap?
I never had any problems with swapspace and gentoo.
> also, I'm only running mysql, http, vsftpd.
> What is the problem with Gentoo performance, whenever I add people
> and put a quota on, and restart quota service? The it eats Memory.
I don't know. I never used quota on gentoo.