Subject: Re: savecore_flags="-z"
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/02/1999 14:49:25
> > Note that such a hack is also fairly critical for getting *any* useful
> > information from a system with a large amount of memory.  Disks may be
> > getting faster, but dumping 4GB still takes quite a while.
>...and requires a pretty large dump partition :-)

hmm...but then you could just leave the dump in the dump partition,
right?  i mean...with 4gb ram, when are you *ever* going to swap?  :)

(yes, i know...on machines with 64 bit addressing you could still

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