Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 53046
Changing location of swap file doesn't delete old swap file
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:36:48 EDT
Description of Problem:
While attempting to upgrade my system to RC2, I chose to put a swap file on
/. This caused an out-of-space error on /, and so I chose a different
partition for the swap file.
The old swap file was left on /, even though I went back and told the
installer to put it elsewhere.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
how did you 'go back'? it shouldn't let you get back to the swap screen.
After we place the swap file, we enable it. once it is enabled, we can't
I went forward one screen, decided I probebly didnt' ahve enough disk space, and
pressed the back button.
Yes, it does add the SWAP file to my existing (this was an upgrade from rc1)
If I had a prior swap file, this wasn't detected, nor used. (That's probably
I think it was detected, but you still needed more swap.