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Re: "swap" format not recognized?

From: Manuel Menal
Subject: Re: "swap" format not recognized?
Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2005 00:53:49 +0200
User-agent: Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.2 (Macintosh/20050317) wrote:


The output shows only the root filesystem loaded!  So I go ahead and
 run "mount /dev/hd0s2", which complains that "filesystem type `swap'

Well, you can't use mount (resp. umount) to activate (resp. deactivate)
a swap partition. You have to use `swapon'  (resp. `swapoff'). (Note
that this doesn't work on GNU/Linux either, it complains about 'none'
not being a valid mount point).



Manuel Menal

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