Recommended gmirror solution with swap?

Rick C. Petty rick-freebsd at
Tue Jan 2 19:46:24 UTC 2007

On Mon, Jan 01, 2007 at 09:50:16PM +0000, Thomas Hurst wrote:
> Are you sure you're not confusing the swapoff="YES" line many guides
> suggest adding to rc.conf with disabling swap completely?  This just
> makes the system issue swapoff -a at shutdown to make sure any mirrored
> swap devices are closed, which used to result in the mirror being
> rebuilt at startup because it was "dirty".

Where is that rc.conf option defined or used?  Certainly not in 6.x:

% grep -R swapoff /etc/

-- Rick C. Petty

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