to kill a swap partition

M. Oesterwinter marcuso at u.washington.edu
Tue Jul 10 15:33:35 PDT 2001


I want it to go away and have no swap. Is this a problem with 1 gig of
ram?

On Tue, 10 Jul 2001, Mike wrote:


> 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'.

>

> ---------------------------

> -=<(| 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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