swap file
A file on disk used as auxiliary memory.

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  • Swap File —   [engl.], Auslagerungsdatei …   Universal-Lexikon

  • swap file — noun the disk space that is set aside for virtual memory • Syn: ↑swap space • Hypernyms: ↑disk space, ↑disc space * * * swap file noun (computing) An area of the hard disk of a computer into which any information not immediately required may be… …   Useful english dictionary

  • swap file — sukeitimų failas statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Failas, į kurį iš ↑operatyviosios atminties perkeliami laikinai nenaudojami duomenys, kad joje atsilaisvintų vietos kitiems, reikalingesniems, duomenims. atitikmenys: angl. paging file;… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • swap file — sukeitimų skaidinys statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis ↑Disko skaidinys, į kurį iš ↑operatyviosios atminties perkeliami laikinai nenaudojami duomenys, kad joje atsilaisvintų vietos kitiems, reikalingesniems, duomenims. Faktiškai atlieka tas …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • swap file — area on a disk used as additional Random Access Memory in addition to the regular memory (Computers) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • temporary swap file —    A swap space that is created every time it is needed. A temporary swap file can consist of several discontinuous pieces of hard disk space. A temporary swap file does not occupy harddisk space if the application that created it is not running …   Dictionary of networking

  • permanent swap file —    A swap file that, once created, is used over and over again. This file is used in virtual memory operations, in which hard disk space is used in place of RAM.    See also temporary swap file …   Dictionary of networking

  • Permanent Swap File —   [engl.], permanente Auslagerungsdatei …   Universal-Lexikon

  • temporary swap file — temporary file on a disk whose area functions as virtual memory …   English contemporary dictionary

  • permanent swap file — fixed area of a disk which functions as virtual memory …   English contemporary dictionary

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