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Old 03-23-2013, 10:18 AM   #1
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Enabling TRIM

How do i enable trim in ubuntu 12.10

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Originally Posted by bjohannes View Post
How do i enable trim in ubuntu 12.10

Unless things have changed in Ubuntu, you'll need to add the "discard" option to your fstab entries for all partitions that you want trim enabled.
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Here is a good tutorial on optimizing SSD drives in linux. It discusses discard and other options for SSD
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Follow the instruction available in this link,
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