If you set a fixed page file size, it won't grow at all! A good rule of thumb is 2.5Xamount of RAM.
Yes! A fixed page file! I subscribe to that philosophy. I am just discussing the proof that this is better. BTW, I first came up with this proof in 1964, and I have an idea that for almost every system, the end result is going to be just about the same. Let's see if anything has changed since then.