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Swap Space

Next we need a swap partition. Usually it is good to create a swap partition twice as big as the amount of RAM that you have. If you have lots of RAM and cannot create a SWAP partition as big as twice your RAM, you can make a few smaller swap partitions.

Joseph Colton 2002-09-24