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Old 06-01-2003, 07:53 PM   #1
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2 flavours, 1 swap

Is it possible to use 2 distros with 1 swap?

Say I was to install Debian with Slack or FBSD and Slack, could I use the same swap since all it is for is storing data when my memory is over and out?

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Old 06-01-2003, 08:18 PM   #2
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Sure. I use 3 distros with common /boot, swap and /home partitions.


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