[Scottish] Swap partitions -- do modern boxen really need them? Discuss

Kyle Gordon scottish at mailman.lug.org.uk
Wed Jul 16 13:02:00 2003

On Wednesday 16 July 2003 12:10, scottish+Steven.Murdoch@cl.cam.ac.uk wrote:
> > Talking of which... is there anyway to assign X amount of swap, but only
> > let the kernel use a specific amount?
> I'm not sure why you would want to do this. Would creating multiple
> swap partitions but only telling the kernel about some of them do what
> you want?
Not sure about that. I'll need to read up a bit more about swsusp. Also see my 
reply to Kevin about why I think I'd like to do this.