to kill a swap partition

Michal Palczewski mpalczew at
Tue Jul 10 15:18:02 PDT 2001

I'm not sure what you want but is sounds like you need

swapoff -a

On Tue, Jul 10, 2001 at 03:06:38PM -0700, M. Oesterwinter wrote:

> Is there a quick and easy way to kill a swap partition? I have 1 gig of

> ram and 256 meg swap, and I think the server is running slow because it is

> using all ram + swap.... Redhat 6.2, BTW.


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