Setup swap in EC2 instance

# configure 2GB swap (1M x 1024 blocks)
sudo dd if=/dev/zero of=/swapfile bs=1M count=2048
sudo mkswap /swapfile
sudo swapon /swapfile

# add swap info to /etc/fstab
/swapfile swap swap defaults 0 0

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