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#1 2024-05-26 08:32

NeWolf
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Registered: 2024-05-26
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no way to create swapfile after installation?

despite having util-linux installed, following debian wiki guide on creating swapfile, mkswap and swapon commands are not recognised.

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#2 2024-05-26 09:13

q4osteam
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Re: no way to create swapfile after installation?

You need to get root permissions:
$ sudo mkswap

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#3 2024-05-26 09:50

NeWolf
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Re: no way to create swapfile after installation?

oh, you have to use sudo specifically, not su. it works fine now.

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#4 2024-05-26 10:00

NeWolf
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Re: no way to create swapfile after installation?

Issue solved, thank you.

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