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October 18, 2012

Installation without swap


Hi Friends,

Do we install redhat or any other Os without an swap partition ?

If Yes, What is the role of swap during the installation or why it's so needed that its an mandatory during the installation?

If No, Explain an installation process ?

Prashant Kadre

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