Linux Command Directory
This directory of Linux commands is from Linux in a Nutshell, 5th Edition.
Click on any of the 687 commands below to get a description and list of available options. All links in the command summaries point to the online version of the book on Safari Bookshelf.
swapoff [options] [devicelist]
System administration command. Stop making devices and files specified in devicelist available for swapping and paging.
Consult /etc/fstab for devices marked sw. Use those in place of the device argument.
Print help message and then exit.
Display version number and then exit.