Originally Posted by MrM
Any other ideas?
Hi Mrm .. take a look at your actual 'swappiness' kernel parameter ..
# cat /proc/sys/vm/swappiness
I don't know your distro .. (debian default is 60)
.. maybe you can test a lower value (for a day or two) setting to 20 (or 0 ..even better)
# echo "0" > /proc/sys/vm/swappiness
(These settings are applied instantly by the kernel and are not persistent after a reboot)
..you asked for 'another idea' ..here you have :-)