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Old 02-13-2008
swap partition showing mounted in df -h

Dear All

Anyone can help me what is the problem of swap partition? swap partition is showing mounted in df -h command output.


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prakash
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Old 02-14-2008
I don't think you see a swap partition mounted but just one or more filesystems with swap as their back-end, like /tmp, /var/run and /etc/svc/volatile.
There is nothing wrong with that.
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