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Old 12-13-2011, 07:51 PM   #1
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flash to ram

is there an easy way to use a flash drive to augment ram
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You can use a USB device as a swap partition, which is essentially what Windows does with it's "ReadyBoost", but performance is going to be pretty terrible. It certainly wouldn't be a replacement for more physical RAM, but might keep the system from crashing in the event of an overload.

Though you could just as easily use a swap partition on your hard drive, which would likely perform better anyway.


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