Gentoo Archives: gentoo-performance

From: lukas <lukas@××××××.de>
To: gentoo-performance@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-performance] swap?
Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2004 16:25:34
In Reply to: [gentoo-performance] swap? by Gyujin Park
On Friday 30 July 2004 16:59, Gyujin Park wrote:

> 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 > > free > > 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. cu lukas