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Re: Using swapfile, instead of swap partition Re: Installing onto a powerbook for the first time

On Wed, Apr 03, 2002 at 12:22:13PM -0600, David Stanaway wrote:
> dd if=/dev/zero of=/.swapfile bs=1M count=128
> chmod 600 /.swapfile
> mkswap /.swapfile
> swapon /.swapfile
> I think you can put /.swapfile  in fstab too
> /.swapfile	none		swap	sw			0	0

Or you can do 'apt-get install swapd'.

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