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awarded  Autobiographer
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awarded  Famous Question
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accepted problems using HL-2170W brother wireless printer
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awarded  Curious
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accepted What combinations of ram can I put in my computer?
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comment What combinations of ram can I put in my computer?
i've upgraded to 2.5 exabytes for my farm
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awarded  Notable Question
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accepted Why is the computer hogging 22gigs of ram?
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asked Why is the computer hogging 22gigs of ram?
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comment How to allow a full text search to use more CPU?
OOOH i see. but how does it know in advance what to suck up into memory?
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comment How to allow a full text search to use more CPU?
im not running many programs.
Jul
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comment How to allow a full text search to use more CPU?
@DavidSchwartz wow! i dont know anything about hardware, but i didnt know ram could slow down IO. btw why do you make an assumption about how much ram i need? im actually running a hadoop cluster on my machine, so that will take up all my ram :)
Jul
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comment How to allow a full text search to use more CPU?
@Karan i just added a pic of the Disk activity. would you suggest its probably IO bound?
Jul
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revised How to allow a full text search to use more CPU?
added 146 characters in body
Jul
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comment How to allow a full text search to use more CPU?
@Karan would you say that this process is more IO bound?
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comment How to allow a full text search to use more CPU?
@Breakthrough gotcha! thank you. so you are saying an SSD drive might speed this up like crazy right?
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asked How to allow a full text search to use more CPU?
Jun
27
revised VM doesn't pick up ip from dhcp
edited title
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27
comment Proper way of setting up static IP settings
@FrankThomas ive added the output of route and ifconfig -a