In terms of the filesystem hierarchy standard, the /var directory contains variable files — files whose content is expected to continually change during normal operation of the system— such as logs, ...
I'm looking to create a ramdisk of 32GB at boot time that can do compression and deduplication in real time. This area will contain a fair amount of data of which 25-50% maybe duplicated, hence the ...
How can I use RAM storage for the /tmp directory and how to set a maximum amount of RAM usage for it?
After seeing the comment by Anonymous on this question: How is the /tmp directory cleaned up? I found it a great idea to implement on my system, since I have 16GB of RAM and I never used all of it. ...
I need a ramdisk who handle transparent realtime compression on write and decompression on read. Example : I use /dev/shm, or I create a new tmpfs, mount it writeable and compressed. I wrote and ...
Which files/directories can I move to RAM drive to have the system working faster? I'm planning to upgrade my laptop's memory to 8GB soon, so I'll have some fast memory to use. How to configure the ...
I was wondering how do you know where the largest files in my system are stored. For example--- Disk Space Used: 1GB Java: 500MB Java Percentage: 50% maybe represented in a pie chart. Maybe? I know ...