Re: Maximum size of a swap partition

From: Christoph Pleger
Date: Fri May 29 2009 - 02:31:05 EST


> what is the maximum size of a swap partition with Kernel 2.6.26 on an
> x86 and on an x86_64 machine? Some people say that it is 2GB on x86,
> but that seems not to be true any more.

Is here, in the mailing list where the power of kernel knowledge
resides, really no one able to answer that question within one day?

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