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I have Ubuntu 10.04 and Windows 7 installed on my machine, due to some reasons I need to install one more copy of Ubuntu.. Is it possible that the new Ubuntu uses the same swap space used by previous one?

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Yes you can use the same swap partition, unless you use hibernate to swap on either of those. If you don't use hibernate, you're fine.

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And even if you hibernate, the hibernated distro should force the bootloader to load it. –  Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams Oct 12 '11 at 1:36
    
Nice catch Ignacio. –  jman Oct 12 '11 at 5:25

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