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Old 07-13-2003, 11:59 PM   #1
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displaying swap space size with df


I am trying to see how big the default redhat install made my swap space (just curious). I usually use df -h to show the filesystems. However, this does not show the swap space, /dev/hda3. I was wondering how else I can display the size of the swap space and make it human-readable like the -h with df does? I can see the swap space and stuff with fdisk, but I wanted an easier way to read it and such. Thanks!!
 
Old 07-14-2003, 12:31 AM   #2
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fdisk -l | grep swap
/dev/hda3 1265 1325 461160 82 Linux swap
/dev/hdb2 14 71 465885 82 Linux swap
 
Old 07-14-2003, 02:07 AM   #3
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Try using 'free' and/or 'top' to display the swap size/usage. As for a -h option, I don't either one of those have it. (the human readable option). But I am sure there are graphical tools that are in -h mode (check KDE's control center, sounds familiar...)

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