mkswap on every boot

Steve Pyatt steve.pyatt at
Thu Jun 10 01:15:20 UTC 2004

>>I'm running FC2 and have my swap setup on a separate drive. It was 
>>formatted as a swap and everything looks good in /etc/fstab. However 
>>every time I reboot I have to run a mkswap and swapon against it. Is 
>>there any thoughts on this? Or is there anyway I can get that done on 

>Does fdisk report the partition as being of type 82 (Linux  swap)?

Yes it does. type 82 Linux Swap

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