to kill a swap partition

Mike mike at boobaz.net
Tue Jul 10 15:17:02 PDT 2001


Can you define "kill a swap partition"? Do you:

a) want it to go away so you have NO swap
b) want to resize it
c) want to simply disable it so you can work on it
d) ??

Maybe your're looking for 'man swapon' or 'man swapoff'.

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-=<(| mike at boobaz.net |)>=-

On Tue, 10 Jul 2001 at 15:06, 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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