Chapter 5. Swap Space

Chapter 5. Swap Space

5.1. What is Swap Space?
5.2. Adding Swap Space
5.2.1. Extending Swap on an LVM2 Logical Volume
5.2.2. Creating an LVM2 Logical Volume for Swap
5.2.3. Creating a Swap File
5.3. Removing Swap Space
5.3.1. Reducing Swap on an LVM2 Logical Volume
5.3.2. Removing an LVM2 Logical Volume for Swap
5.3.3. Removing a Swap File
5.4. Moving Swap Space

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