Re: How to use zram ?
- Date: Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:19:10 -0500
- From: Nicholas Geovanis <nickgeovanis@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: How to use zram ?
I'm trying to wrap my head around what the performance implications (or advantages) of zram might be in the virtualized environments. Currently for me that means mostly VMware and a little Xen. There are at least two aspects, namely its potential use in the hypervisor and use in the VMs. Does anyone have any guidance on this issue?
Second question: Do we know how the AWS-branded linux AMIs make use of zram if at all?
On Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 9:54 AM, Pierre Couderc <pierre@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On 09/28/2017 04:09 PM, Gene Heskett wrote:
On Thursday 28 September 2017 09:58:39 tomas@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:zramctl is delivered in basic stretch (ot I did install it witohut knowing...) but see my other post for its use.
On Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 09:51:21AM -0400, Gene Heskett wrote:I do have the kernel module, but not the zramctl. One is not useful w/o
On Thursday 28 September 2017 05:47:56 Pierre Couderc wrote:It seems to be a way to swap out to "compressed RAM" (sloppy, I
I have found no howto for zram under debian, nor even the wordA better question from me might be, what is it?
"zram" in the archives of this list !
I have tried to use zramctl but it refuses with :
know, but you hopefully get the idea).
the other. But I learned something from this thread. Thanks.