Provided by: uswsusp_1.0+20120915-6.2_amd64 bug


       swap-offset - program to calculate the offset of a swap file in a partition



       This manual page documents briefly the swap-offset.

       The programs s2disk and s2both can be used to save the state of the whole system to a swap
       partition or file and power off or suspend your system. After restarting your system it
       will be put back in the exact system state you left it (this is sometimes called

       In the case of using a swap file you will have to specify the location of the swap file's
       header as the offset from the beginning of the partition that contains the swap file. The
       swap-offset utility can be used to determine this value.


       uswsusp.conf(5), s2disk(8)

       For more information see the README file.


       This manual page was written by Tim Dijkstra <tim@famdijkstra>.org for the Debian(TM)
       system (but may be used by others). Was updated by Rodolfo García <>. Permission
       is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU
       General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software


       Copyright © 2006 Tim Dijkstra Copyright © 2012 Rodolfo García (kix)