Subject: Re: Minimum swap size
To: <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/19/2003 10:52:25
> 	The only concern is on systems with boot block limitations -
> 	such as old i386 machines with cylinder and some vaxen with
> 	2GB limitations.

On i386 sysinst can tell whether the disk claims to support LBA reads,
so could limit '/' to the bottom 8GB if it doesn't.
(I don't think it is necessary to worry about the cases where the
disk bios lies...)


David Laight: