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Re: [hjl@lucon.org: Re: Does swap on IDE HD work on malta/mipsel?]

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Subject: Re: [hjl@lucon.org: Re: Does swap on IDE HD work on malta/mipsel?]
From: "H. J. Lu" <hjl@lucon.org>
Date: Sat, 5 Oct 2002 11:41:48 -0700
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Swap seems to work on IDE HD with today's kernel.


H.J.
On Sat, Oct 05, 2002 at 09:55:53AM -0700, H. J. Lu wrote:
> My emails sent to linux-mips.org were bounced back. Has swap on IDE HD
> been fixed?
> 
> 
> H.J.
> ----- Forwarded message from "H. J. Lu" <hjl@lucon.org> -----
> 
> Date: Sat, 28 Sep 2002 00:34:11 -0700
> From: "H. J. Lu" <hjl@lucon.org>
> To: linux-mips@linux-mips.org
> Cc: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
> Subject: Re: Does swap on IDE HD work on malta/mipsel?
> User-Agent: Mutt/1.2.5.1i
> 
> On Fri, Sep 27, 2002 at 11:03:07PM -0700, H. J. Lu wrote:
> > I compiled today's 2.4 kernel from CVS. Swap on IDE HD doesn't work. I
> > got
> > 
> > # mkswap /dev/hda3
> > Setting up swapspace version 1, size = 512060K
> > # swapon /dev/hda3
> > swapon: /dev/hda3: Invalid argument
> > 
> > and kernel reported
> > 
> > Unable to find swap-space signature
> > 
> > BTW, it used to work fine.
> > 
> 
> After switching to 2.4.19 with
> 
> # cvs update -A -r linux_2_4_19 -dP
> 
> swap works fine.
> 
> 
> H.J.
> 
> ----- End forwarded message -----

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