Subject: Re: kernel vs boot-program
To: None <,>
From: Mike Hibler <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/14/1994 15:56:11
Due to a typo in my kernel config, I ran a 4.4 kernel without any paging
space for over a week before I noticed.  So, no there is no absolute need
for a swap device at boot time.  You should be able to put it off til you
can do a swapon.