Re: Maximum swap space?

From: H. Peter Anvin (
Date: Sat Jun 07 2003 - 17:18:45 EST

William Lee Irwin III wrote:
> The 2GB limit is 100% userspace; distros are already shipping the
> mkswap(8) fixes (both RH & UL anyway).

Presumably it means they have defined a new swap format and have changed
swapon(8) as well. This should be rolled back into util-linux if they
aren't already.


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