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Re: unconfiguring swap at shutdown

In article <>,
Manuel Bouyer  <> wrote:
>On Tue, Sep 02, 2008 at 07:45:43PM -0700, Jason Thorpe wrote:
>> Tmpfs?  Do this after file systems have been unmounted?
>No, but the proposed in-kernel swapoff code needs access to /dev, which
>may be on a tmpfs. So you can't unmount it before swapoff.

Why is that? It does not do a a lookup but accesses the vnode directly
from the swap struct.


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