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Old 01-05-2011, 05:37 AM   #1
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swap space


if I increase swap space in Linux using swapon command whether it will effect Linux memory size ? I like to know if we keep on creating swap file is there any limit beyond which we cant create any swap space ? how to do a check on this ?
 
Old 01-05-2011, 06:17 AM   #2
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It is not clear if you're talking about a swap device or a swap file. Anyway, the issue has been debated recently. Take a look here for some insight.
 
  


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