using a file for swap space?

Peter Barker pbarker at
Mon Apr 1 18:54:45 EST 2002

On Mon, 1 Apr 2002, Simon Burton wrote:

> in a bigger machine, where can i find some
> swap? in a file? seems i want opposite of
> ramdisk, ie. diskram :)

One of the problems with smoothwall is that it doesn't allocate a large
enough swapspace on install... I've also used the same thing on a machine
who's swap partition developed faults.

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