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1. Red Hat
CENT OS 5.8 server running with a huge java application which uses up all my ram (4GB) and requires excess of atleast 2GB.But the swap is not getting used up((8GB) of swap space left unused) leading a wierd error and stopping application to stop working.
Any one here dealt with the same kind of... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: shiek.kaleem
I have a swap space of 16G available in Sol 10. I have allocated it as a seperate file system. But when the RAM Is full used , the system gets rebooted and the swap is not being used,.
Any reasons for this.
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Discussion started by: jegaraman
i have done a blunder here, i increased the swap space on Xen5.6 server machine using below steps :-
1056 dd if=/dev/zero of=/root/myswapfile bs=1M count=1024
1057 ls -l /root/myswapfile
1058 chmod 600 /root/myswapfile
1059 mkswap /root/myswapfile
1060 swapon /root/myswapfile
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Discussion started by: apm
Could someone please explain how you know how much swap space you have on your system. See below:
# swap -s
total: 8225048k bytes allocated + 4863488k reserved = 13088536k used, 4008032k available
# swap -l
swapfile dev swaplo blocks free
/dev/dsk/c3t0d0s1 32,25 16... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jamba1
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I searched the archives first, but found that there are alot of mixed answers on whether swap space can or can not be increased. Some postings said swap space can be increased using the swap or growfs commands while other postings said you can not increase the permanent size of the swap space.
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Discussion started by: Kevin1166
I want to know how can i free the swap space if it is completely full,
0 mb remaining, (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: manoj.solaris
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Plz I need to know how much swap mem free and used i have.
I'm using Compaq Tru64 UNIX V5.1A (rev 1885)
Thanx (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Lestat
how do you get the paging space reduced without rebooting the machine ? the os is aix (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: aaronh
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to know if there is any difference between the pageing space and the swap space.
Thank you in advance. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: VeroL
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Over the last couple of days my laptop has been stalling terribly on bootup and when starting up applications (even a terminal takes ages to come up) Whilst trying to figure out whats happened I noticed that nothing is being swapped out. Output from top command shows that I have approx 500mb... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: silvaman