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Guys I have to computers at office,

boxA - 256mb RD-ram with decent cpu

boxB - 1.5 gigs of ram with terrible cpu

Network cards are 10/100

I plan to sshfs into boxB and mount a ramfs of boxB as swapspace for boxA. {I cannot help but be amazed by the power of default linux tools!}

Do you think, this will worth it? Any ideas to make it work better? Any way to adding

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And what happens when the SSH client is swapped out? – grawity May 10 '12 at 19:15
Even if it would be stable enough, latency and throughput will probably be worse than a disk swap space. – eldering May 10 '12 at 20:24

Its a bit user-space oriented for swap space. You could look at network block devices instead, but its hard to believe you can't just get a bit more RAM for box A.

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