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Old 07-31-2005, 08:21 PM   #1
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swap not active?

running FC4 i checked the System Monitor, and i noticed that the Swap Usage was at 0% ( 0MB out of 0MB)

does this mean that my swap partition is not being used?
i do know that i have a swap partition set out, on an extended partition infact.

any advice will be appreciated
Old 07-31-2005, 08:29 PM   #2
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did you try the swapon command?


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