> my machine has started to crash a lot latel, after a bit of
> searching i noticed that both "free" & xosview show that it's not using
> swap memory. I'm running SuSE 9.2 & set up a swap of 1Gb using YAST &
> had a go at setting it up at the command line with "makeswap -c"
> followed by "swapon /dev/hda1" but no joy. I have been doing a little
> tweeking lately using YAST but cant think what i could do to stop it using
> swap memory. Any ideas or suggestions would be very welcome.
Well, you do not seem to be using any swap, its possibly not configured?
See whats available for swap usage
Assuming /dev/hda1 is your swap partition, then you can do:
If its still de-activated, then you verify you have the correct swap entry
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