[mythtv-users] Playback problem -- random short pauses

Rob Smith kormoc at mythtv.org
Sat Apr 16 02:09:53 UTC 2011

On Fri, Apr 15, 2011 at 6:57 PM, Mark Lord <mythtv at rtr.ca> wrote:
> :)  I'm a kernel dev, not a mythtv dev, so pardon the obvious advice.  :)
> 1. Don't bother with swap space --> if you've got 4GB of RAM, or heck even
> "only" 2GB of RAM, there's just about zero need EVER for swap space.
> It's simply not worth the fuss, unless you intend to "hibernate" (suspend
> to disk, which uses the swap space) the machine.

Swap > oom_killer

Swap Files > Swap Partitions

unless you suspend to disk that is.


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