swapspace - dynamic swap space manager

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name swapspace
Package version 1.10
Package release 4ubuntu3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 118 B
Download size 29.08 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Small, stable system add-on that continuously and automatically adapts
available virtual memory space to your actual memory needs.  Claims disk space
for use as swap space when needed; frees it up for use by the filesystem when
not needed.


Package Version Architecture Repository
swapspace_1.10-4ubuntu3_amd64.deb 1.10 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
swapspace - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
lsb-base >= 3.2-14


Name Value
swapd -


Type URL
Binary Package swapspace_1.10-4ubuntu3_i386.deb
Source Package swapspace

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install swapspace deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install swapspace




2012-10-04 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@ubuntu.com>
swapspace (1.10-4ubuntu3) quantal; urgency=low
* Remove bogus match-anything target in debian/rules, incorrectly detected
as indicating build-arch support.  Add required binary-indep target.
2011-12-02 - Adam Conrad <adconrad@0c3.net>
swapspace (1.10-4ubuntu2) precise; urgency=low
* No-change rebuild to drop spurious libsfgcc1 dependency on armhf.
2009-02-23 - Devid Antonio Filoni <d.filoni@ubuntu.com>
swapspace (1.10-4ubuntu1) jaunty; urgency=low
* Add debian/patches/101-ubuntu-toolchain.patch, fix FTBFS caused by
-D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 compiler flag enabled in Ubuntu.
2008-09-17 - Eugene V. Lyubimkin <jackyf.devel@gmail.com>
swapspace (1.10-4) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer. (Closes: #499116)
* debian/rules:
- Converted to debhelper v7.
- Some cleanup.
- Turned off verbose building mode.
- Moved dh_installman parameter to debian/manpages.
- Added quilt makefile.
- Made 'nostrip' and 'noopt' in DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS really working.
* debian/control:
- Added build-dependency on quilt.
- Bumped debhelper dependency to (>= 7).
- Bumped 'Standards-Version' to 3.8.0.
- Added dependency on lsb-base (>= 3.2-14) for status_of_proc in
- Short descriptions now starts with the non-capital letter.
- As package conflicts with swapd that is optional, swapspace went to
extra (by policy).
* debian/copyright:
- Renewed download place.
* debian/swapspace.init:
- Implemented 'status' option as required by LSB.
- Replaces 'echo's by proper LSB functions lsb_daemon_msg, lsb_end_msg.
- Removed displayed by swapspace daemon output as it breaks LSB script
- Added '--oknodo' option to STARTCMD to make 'start' return 0 when daemon
is already running.
* debian/patches:
- Started to use quilt patching system.
- Converted useful stuff from diff.gz to 100-makefile-debian-flags.patch.
- 100-makefile-debian-flags.patch: corrected to use Debian-specified build
* debian/watch:
- Added.
* debian/compat:
- Bumped to 7.
2008-04-17 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <anibal@debian.org>
swapspace (1.10-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed FTBFS: cc1: error: unrecognized command line option. Closes: #475988
2008-04-05 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <anibal@debian.org>
swapspace (1.10-2) unstable; urgency=low
* NMU acknowledgement. Closes: #468748, #438078 
* Updated homepage. Closes: #474100
* Fixed the following lintian messages:
- swapspace source: debian-rules-ignores-make-clean-error line 44
- swapspace source: out-of-date-standards-version 3.7.2 (current is 3.7.3)
- swapspace: description-contains-homepage
2008-04-04 - Petter Reinholdtsen <pere@debian.org>
swapspace (1.10-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload to solve release goal.
* Add LSB dependency header to init.d scripts (Closes: #468748).
* Make sure package build properly with DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS=nostrip
(Closes: #438078).
2006-08-16 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <anibal@debian.org>
swapspace (1.10-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- Fixed "dies when memory low". Closes: #383214.
2006-08-14 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <anibal@debian.org>
swapspace (1.8-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Applied patch from upstream author to deal with the format of
/proc/meminfo when it doesn't end with a unit, like "kB".
Closes: #377449.
2006-07-22 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <anibal@debian.org>
swapspace (1.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.

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