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Old 10-07-2003, 10:39 AM   #1
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how can i check if my swap partition is being used correctly ?

in redhat 9. my disk space seems to decrease the mroe i use linux ? shudnt it be using my swap partition ? can anyone help ?
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cat /proc/swaps
to look at swap usage

But its separate from the rest of your filesystem so it shouldn't to using more diskspace than it should.
Probably just the logs, temp files etc.

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Old 10-07-2003, 11:02 AM   #3
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is there some way of cleaning out the junk files in linux, like scandisk, defragment, disk cleanup, or somethin like that in redhat 9 ?


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