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You may or may not use the existing swap partition. If you want both Ubuntu and Fedora to use the same swap partition its totally feasible. I have personally used more than 2 Linux systems in my box and they were all using the same swap space.

One problem with this is you cannot plan to hibernate one of the Linux distros and then again boot with another one (it causes conflicts and has never worked for me). There may be loss of data or sudden system halt.

So to conclude separate swap spaces have absolutely no issues, common swap spaces has single issue of one distro hibernating. Rest both are totally OK.