[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

01/01: doc: Mention 'mkswap' during installation.

From: Ludovic Courtès
Subject: 01/01: doc: Mention 'mkswap' during installation.
Date: Tue, 19 Apr 2016 10:40:20 +0000

civodul pushed a commit to branch master
in repository guix.

commit 31b6cdf8d196f36790776f366868fe64932fa23d
Author: Ludovic Courtès <address@hidden>
Date:   Tue Apr 19 12:39:13 2016 +0200

    doc: Mention 'mkswap' during installation.
    Reported by Thierry Micoud <address@hidden>.
    * doc/guix.texi (Preparing for Installation): Mention 'mkswap'.
 doc/guix.texi |    9 +++++++++
 1 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/guix.texi b/doc/guix.texi
index 4d694c5..9e63413 100644
--- a/doc/guix.texi
+++ b/doc/guix.texi
@@ -6040,6 +6040,15 @@ partition):
 mount /dev/sda1 /mnt
 @end example
+Finally, if you plan to use one or more swap partitions (@pxref{Memory
+Concepts, swap space,, libc, The GNU C Library Reference Manual}), make
+sure to initialize them with @command{mkswap}.  Assuming you have one
+swap partition on @file{/dev/sda2}, you would run:
+mkswap /dev/sda2
address@hidden example
 @node Proceeding with the Installation
 @subsection Proceeding with the Installation

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]