When I use any graphics or diagram editing software like Gimp or Dia (and I have tried a couple more) I suddenly find the cache sucking up all my free RAM and cache which slows the system down to a ...
After adding the preload package, my applications seem to speed up but if I copy a large file, the file cache grows by more than double the size of the file. By transferring a single 3-4 GB ...
I have yet another question about "where is my Linux memory" Question goes: can I use cache for application data? On my laptop I have 1GB ram. Situation after some time of work: browser takes 400MB ...