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Re: [alpine-devel] SSD on Alpine Linux

From: Leonardo Arena <>
Date: Fri, 27 May 2016 17:00:37 +0200

On ven, 2016-05-27 at 10:41 -0300, Alba Pompeo wrote:
> Hello. My notebook`s HDD just died, so I'm thinking about buying a
> Kingston 60 GB SSD to replace it.
> Does it work fine on Alpine? Is there TRIM support? Is installation
> the same or should I go without swap partition? etc...
> Thanks for the information.

Have been using SSDs here since several years.
TRIM used run only on specifics SSD brands, like Samunsung and Intel,
because it did not work reliably on all.
That was sometime ago, dunno about recent kernel. I'd suggest you to
read kernel documentation about it.

- leo

Received on Fri May 27 2016 - 17:00:37 UTC