Linux Features

1)multitasking: several programs running at the same time is called multitasking.2)multiuser: several users on the same machine at the same time through different terminals/from remote hosts.3)multiplatform: runs on many different CPUs, not just Intel like AMD too. 4)multiprocessor: SMP(Symetri multi processing) support is available on the Intel and SPARC platforms (with work currently in progress on other platforms),(…)

Linux advanced Swap Management: Swap creation with Virtual file system

Advanced Swap management with virtual file system Swap partition is a place your system will keep temporary files so that it can do the processing bit faster. Suppose your swap is getting filled and there is no raw partition left for creating swap partition on the server what we can do ?. At any cost(…)

Linux Swap creation step by step creation

Linux Swap management Before doing any thing about swap we should know what is swap, for what purpose the swap is useful and other stuff related to swap management. Q. What is a swap or page file or virtual memory? When we are running applications in Linux their frequently used data is stored in RAM(…)