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UI/UX Designer & Developer at Localytics, in Boston. I'm a UI Designer who knows C, and a UC Berkeley CS grad, Go Bears!


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comment Testing the limits of UFW with thousands of deny blocks
I guess our Chinese users would be savvy enough to use a proxy, if they aren't already. So I probably shouldn't worry about them :) But yes, we have about a thousand active users per month from China that aren't bots...
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comment Linux not freeing large disk cache when memory demand goes up
Excellent, thanks for the tips. You were right about mmap'd files by the way - a quick lsof showed gigs of log files taking up the memory. Clearing them out solved the issue.
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comment Linux not freeing large disk cache when memory demand goes up
My thoughts exactly. Thanks for the advice. Do you know any other good articles or arguments on why swap is necessary?
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