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Has anyone install BOINC on a RamDisk yet and seen any benefits/performance gains?? Thinking about using Sean's guide here to set one up and run on it. I figured it would be faster than my SSD, without the wear on it.

Also, I have 16Gb of RAM. I have BOINC set to use 15Gb of disc space. What would you guys recommend for size of disk?
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Never tried it before? but BOINC uses a little over 5GB on my sig at the mo smile.gif
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How much space depends on what you run I know Moo takes a few MB while WCG can easily beat a gig for me. I checked my installation folder and it is only using 18MB on SSD while the data folder varies is at 500MB, since WCG is running a bunch of small size WU
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2gb ram disk will do
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Look under the disk tab on the right of the manager and that would tell you how many GB smile.gif
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