[CentOS] Apparently no swap configured

Christopher Chan christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Tue Oct 28 07:47:04 UTC 2008

Ian Masters wrote:
> Christopher Chan wrote:
>> Well...it won't do that...but it should raise a flag on no swap being
>> configured after you were done partitioning and assigning/setting
>> filesystems.
> As far as I can remember there was no such 'flag'. That's precisely the
> kind of thing that would have made me jittery at the install stage.

Was it Centos 5 that you installed? IIRC, the Centos/RHEL 4 installer
would have asked you about the lack of swap assigned. I have only done
one Centos 5 installation and I did not miss telling it to use the swap
lv as swap so I cannot say whether the Centos 5 installer will do that.

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