tempfs (Linux)

tempfs (Linux)

Postby micseydel » Fri Apr 19, 2013 4:47 pm

A friend of mine told me about this neat Linux thing: http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/what-is-d ... usage.html

Basically, it allows you to create things that look like files but are actually held in RAM, which can be much faster in some cases.
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Re: tempfs (Linux)

Postby StormJedi » Fri Apr 19, 2013 5:11 pm

Impressive, finally a use for all 32 GB of ram.
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Re: tempfs (Linux)

Postby elija » Fri May 17, 2013 12:06 pm

Been doing something similar for years. It really does make a difference and it is actually guaranteed to be temporary.
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