On Mon, Sep 08, 2003 at 09:30:49PM +0900, Rob Lahaye wrote: > > Ceri Davies wrote: > > On Mon, Sep 08, 2003 at 05:28:54PM +0900, Rob Lahaye wrote: > > > >>"man swapon" says: > >> > >>BUGS > >> There is no way to stop paging and swapping on a device. It is > >> therefore > >> not possible to dismount swap devices which are mounted during system > >> operation. > >> > >>Is that still a bug? > > > > > > That depends on which version you are running. > > If you have 4.x or 5.0 then you're out of luck, but a recent -current has > > the swapctl command which does what you want. > > Thanks. So I'm out-of-luck with 4.8 :).
Afraid so. > I wonder if a brief note on this could go at the end of the "adding swap space" > section in the handbook. Something like > > Removing swap space: > for OSversion <= 5.0 only reboot can do > otherwise swapctl command does it on a running system. Already added to the todo list ;) Ceri -- User: DO YOU ACCEPT JESUS CHRIST AS YOUR PERSONAL LORD AND SAVIOR? Iniaes: Sure, I can accept all forms of payment. -- www.chatterboxchallenge.com
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