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Re: I need swap space (fwd)



On Sat, 12 Sep 1998, Austin Hook wrote:

>From: jtatro_(_at_)_gtwychgo_(_dot_)_com
>Subject: I need swap space
>
>
>I have a part of the obsd partition set aside for swap
>and labeled swap.  I even tried to manually add that
>swapspace to the mtab and fstab.  However addswap cannot
>initialize it as swap space.  What else can I or should I 
>do to create my swap space?

You need something like 

config          bsd     root on sd0 swap on sd0 and sd1
                                    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

in your /sys/arch/XXX/conf/SITECONFIG, where SITECONFIG has to be replaced
with your config filename.

>How can I make a second or third physical drive 100% swapspace.?

Just assign all the diskspace to partition b in disklabel.

read ya,

Nikolay