Subject: Re: one last kernel config question
To: None <amiga@NetBSD.ORG>
From: None <is@Beverly.Rhein.DE>
Date: 01/16/1996 23:42:59
Jim Shaffer (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
: The installation documentation states that "until you compile your own
: kernel your swap partition must exist on the drive that also holds your
: root partition."
: My question is twofold:
: 1) Why?
It's the canonical single disk case.
It's switched on by the "swap generic" part in the kernel
config line, usually at the end of the config file.
: 2) How does one change this?
Replace "swap generic" by , e.g., "swap on sd0b sd1b sd2b" to enable
swap on sd0b or sd1b or sd2b.