vinum and swap

Ruslan Ermilov ru at
Mon Sep 27 06:07:38 PDT 2004

On Mon, Sep 27, 2004 at 02:04:36PM +0200, Lukas Ertl wrote:
> On Mon, 27 Sep 2004, [Windows-1250] Uroa Gruber wrote:
> >I've got vinum finaly working on beta5 and with upgradeing on beta6 
> >everything works. But I still can't mount swap device.
> >
> >My vinum -> list say that all volumes are UP and running but when I try
> >swapon -a I get error message "Operation not supported by device"
> >
> >Is this still a bug from 5.2.1 or am I missing something.
> Swap doesn't work on vinum volumes.  Try gvinum instead.
I can confirm that swap on gvinum works.

Ruslan Ermilov
ru at
FreeBSD committer
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