recommendation for swap space?

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Mon Apr 7 18:00:14 CEST 2008

Sascha Ottolski <ottolski at> writes:
> now that my varnish processes start to reach the RAM size, I'm wondering 
> what a dimension of swap would be wise? I currently have about 30 GB 
> swap space for 32 GB RAM, but am wondering if it could even make sense 
> to have no swap at all? My cache file is 517 GB in size.

Varnish does not use swap.

Dag-Erling Smørgrav
Senior Software Developer
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