Another thing to mention. The ESR-Patching "doesn´t hurt".
If you think about using FMCB later, you also could patch your games with ESR-Patcher before, since it makes no difference to SwapMagic if the disc is ESR-patched or not.
PS2 V7/DMS3 V2 (FW:2.4b7); Seagate Baracuda 200GB
PS2 V7/CC1.0 (FW:34 hacked v2 BM:2.1.6); Maxtor DiamondMAX9 PLUS 160GB
PS2 SCPH-30004R; NoMod+NoLaser
3xSony MC 8MB
MAX/Datel 16MB with Boot-CD
Custom FMCB 1.8b+ Beta-Build, my AIO 0.5, Sony&xRhino-Linux