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Re: What's the command to create swap in hurd

On Tue, Jun 17, 2003 at 05:18:20PM -0400, Joshua Judson Rosen wrote:
> because The Hurd does not know or care about `swap-signatures'--it'll
> happily use whatever partition you give it without requiring you to
> `initialise' it. If there happens to be a Linux swap-signature (or
> anything else ;)) ok the partition, it's likely to be gone by the time
> that The Hurd is done with the partition.

No, if the Hurd's default-pager finds a Linux swap signature, it
respects the Linux format.


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disapprovingly." -- Paul Graham

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