LFS 6.1.1: "version 0 swap is no longer supported"

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Sun May 7 09:06:36 PDT 2006

Angel Tsankov wrote:
>> Yes, I have run
>> mkswap -v /dev/hda1
> run it without the -v   Without any options it will default to the new
> type (From Man Page)
> Well, the LFS book says, it must be with "-v".
Nope, in this case the book is wrong. It was assumed the "-v" was a 
"verbose" option (as it is for most other commands) but for mkswap it 
actually sets the type of swap partition. Just run the command without "-v".

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