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Old 08-17-2005, 03:11 AM   #1
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Does freebsd need swap partition?

I haven't install freebsd yet, right now I am doing my preinstallation work, so I wonder if I need a swap parition for freebsd, like a linux requires a swap parition.
Old 08-17-2005, 03:32 AM   #2
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You don't need a swap partition. But I wouldn't recommend running without one.


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