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Re: fsck out of swap

On Sat, 21 Apr 2012 09:02:43 -0700
Chuck Swiger <> wrote:

> On Apr 21, 2012, at 7:29 AM, Frank Wille wrote:
> > Did that happen to anybody yet? How many memory is needed to run fsck(8)
> > in the worst case? My NAS has 64MB.
> It's on the order of 1GB of RAM (or swap) is needed for fsck(8) upon a 1
> terabyte filesystem.

That's good to know.

So when running low memory systems with big disks, enabling WAPBL should
be mandatory.

Frank Wille

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