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Old 01-10-2011, 10:08 PM   #1
silvyus_06
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how to automount my swap


hey guys .

i once resized my / because it had plenty of space and put that into my swap . then i wanted back the space in / so i delted swap . then remade swap with the free space .

here's my fstab :

Code:
# /etc/fstab: static file system information.
#
# Use 'blkid -o value -s UUID' to print the universally unique identifier
# for a device; this may be used with UUID= as a more robust way to name
# devices that works even if disks are added and removed. See fstab(5).
#
# <file system> <mount point>   <type>  <options>       <dump>  <pass>
proc            /proc           proc    nodev,noexec,nosuid 0       0
/dev/sda6       /               ext4    errors=remount-ro 0       1
/dev/sda1       /home           ext4    defaults        0       2
/dev/sda5       none            swap    sw              0       0
but the partition number of swap in gparted is /dev/sda6 and for root is /dev/sda5

if swapping those 2 things am i going to make my system broken ?
 
Old 01-10-2011, 10:17 PM   #2
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oh i'm sorry for making the thread . i got a zingg and did what fstab suggested me : mount it by uuid .

now it mounts automatically . never mind . solved.
 
  


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