This article is from a FAQ concerning SCO operating
systems. While some of the information may be applicable to any OS,
or any Unix or Linux OS, it may be specific to SCO Xenix, Open
This is an old article about SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes.
There is lots of Linux, Mac OS X and general Unix info elsewhere on
this site: Search this site is the best
way to find anything.
Not necessarily. There is a detailed discussion of this at
/Boot/swap.html, but the main points
- If you have enough RAM, you don't need ANY swap.
- However, if you are concerned with saving panic dump
information, you WILL need sufficient dump space.
- You can add swap space without resizing divisions by using the
"swap" command to swap to a file; see "man swap" and :
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