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Increase or add swap file (Raspberry Pi)

Stanislav KhromovStanislav Khromov
vim /etc/dphys-swapfile

Input the following for 512MB swap in the file and save:


Now run the following command to finish the procecedure.

dphys-swapfile setup
dphys-swapfile swapon

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  • Saad Ismail
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    Saad Ismail Saad Ismail

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    There is also a need to fire dphys-swapfile swapon after dphys-swapfile setup.