I recently installed Debian 6.0.6. Here are the machine's states:
- CPU - AMD XP 3000+
- RAM - 1 Gig
- HDD - IDE 80 Gig
I primarily use this machine for developing toy personal projects. When I run NetBeans, I sometimes get a low memory error. Running
top shows that, sure enough, RAM is at almost 100% usage. However, swap space usage is at 0. Does this mean that the swap partition that I created during installation is not enabled. I assumed that after creating the swap partition the installation process would automatically enable it. What do I need to do to enable swapping?