Memory Size Does Not Match After A Hot Add On Oracle Linux Guest On VMware ESXi5 (Doc ID 1610837.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2014

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.2 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Memory hot added to Oracle Linux virtual machine does not register in the guest using the free or top commands.

Cause

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