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How do I optimize the OS for SSDs?

It's just been a while. Didn't know if SSDs are auto-detected, or if it's still necessary to use the discard, noatime, and data=ordered mount options.

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marked as duplicate by Jorge Castro, Mitch, Gilles, stephenmyall, Mik Oct 24 '12 at 23:19

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Not much has changed in this regard. – Jorge Castro Oct 24 '12 at 17:14

I see no evidence that 12.10 auto-detects and installs accordingly with a SSD. I just did a fresh install and went ahead and added discard and noatime as well as moving tmpfs to the ram.

The articles I've used are a bit old, but they provide decent info/referencing on tweaking for SSDs:

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