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Re: Multiple Swap Partitions? Re: Sudden loss of keyboard and mouse

On Mon, Apr 15, 2002 at 11:07:26AM +0100, Clive Menzies wrote:
> At 8:16 pm -0700 14/4/02, Anthony Lau wrote:
> >I think I have found the answer. It seems my setup with 2 swap
> >partitions on separate IDE drives made something very unstable. It
> >doesn't make sense that 2 swaps would lock up the ADB. But, after
> >rebooting with the new swap partion only, the ADB was able to stay
> >up even under intense CPU load and paging.
> >
> >Does anyone else run an old world with multiple swap partitions?
> >
> >Anthony
> I've loaded 2.2r5 (potato) with two swap partitions and it seems to 
> run fine but I've yet to get everything up and running.  It is on a 
> NuBus Mac which is rather idiosyncratic.
> Regards
> Clive

Hi Clive,

If the BugTraq info is correct, this may only affect 2.4.X kernels.

It's always refreshing to see old Macs still up and running, even
without their "native" OS.


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