Explain what is a typical size for a swap partition under a Linux system?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 years ago

Explain what is a typical size for a swap partition under a Linux system?

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Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 years ago

The preferred size for a swap partition is twice the amount of physical memory available on the system. If this is not possible, then the minimum size should be the same as the amount of memory installed.