Okay, I think I will keep the swap space on the main hdd and on the 2nd hdd
have qmail & squid. Hmm would it matter which drive the system default,
qmail & squid logs are. I guess the system default logs can stay on the
main hdd and the qmail/squid logs can stay on the 2nd hdd.
> > If I had two hdd's in my new openbsd firewall would I get a performance
> > benefit if I put the swap partition onto another hdd other than the OS
> > should I do the same for just the email (qmail) queue which can have
> > 30,000 emails injected into its queue in a very short amount of time.
> > I know I should probably have the email queues and squid cache on a
> > hdd to improve I/O?
> swap on another hard drive can improve performance, but if it does, you're
> swapping too much. :)
> separating qmail and squid onto different drives will certainly help.
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