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Old 05-06-2005, 02:30 AM   #1
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Swap Sharing?


Simple but stupid question about swap sharing:

If I were to load two or more different distros, would I use the same swap partition? Is that all there is to it?
 
Old 05-06-2005, 02:40 AM   #2
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you can share them just fine, all you'd need to do is tell each install to use the same area.
 
  


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