[ubuntu-uk] Memory problems with Gutsy and OpenOffice

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Sat Oct 27 08:41:40 BST 2007


On Sat, 2007-10-27 at 00:33 +0100, les wrote:

> 	sudo swapoff -a
> 	sudo swapon /dev/sdb5
> 	sudo swapon -s
> Any suggestions as to how I can get all the swap partition into use?

Try doing a mkswap /dev/sdb5 between the swapoff and swapon commands.
This will 'reformat' the swap partition and use all available space in
the partition.

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