how much swap should you use - freebsd

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pc i am using for web/ftp/storage has 2GB of ram in there - and freebsd selects 4gb for swap file, is this too much or as it should be ?


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I tend to stick with the 2x RAM rule, though I have had a server running happily on 2MB of SWAP. If you are pressed for space 1.5x should see you well too.

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