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Old 09-14-2015, 08:11 AM   #16
PrazSam
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Ok. I'l keep all related things in to a single thread. Thanks.

I have followed some tutorials and was able to reinstall boot-loader successfully. Now Linux is booting as expected. The only thing to be corrected is the swap. I expand the size of it (5GB to 8GB). But it still shows like the image I attached below. It still shows the older value.

Code:
[root@localhost ~]# swapon -s
Filename				Type		Size	Used	Priority
/dev/sda7                               partition	5119992	0	-1

What must I do?
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Old 09-14-2015, 01:15 PM   #17
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Your attached image shows sda7 at 7.88GB. Post the output of:

Code:
free -m
 
Old 09-14-2015, 09:18 PM   #18
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For no grief, leave it as is - why do you need that size swap ?.
"mkswap" will fill the extent, but will change the UUID. You can force the UUID to be the same as ccurrently by passing the value in via the -U parameter.
 
Old 09-14-2015, 11:34 PM   #19
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@kilgoretrout
Code:
[root@localhost ~]# free -m
             total       used       free     shared    buffers     cached
Mem:          3711        700       3010          0         71        298
-/+ buffers/cache:        330       3380
Swap:         4999          0       4999
@syg00
It had filled up previously in some worst cases. That's why I thought to do so.
Anyway You are saying, If I want so..
I must off the swap, use the UUID in mkswap command and on the swap.

Code:
/dev/sda7: UUID="52485c83-3929-4f5b-bd1c-60492ebd1e5c" TYPE="swap"
This is the UUID. What will be the exact command?
Code:
mkswap -U 52485c83-3929-4f5b-bd1c-60492ebd1e5c
Right?
 
  


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