VMware hosted Oracle Linux VM crashes at "vmmemctl invoked oom-killer"
Last updated on NOVEMBER 07, 2017
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Customer installed and enabled memory ballooning driver (vmmemctl) in VMware guest which is running an Oracle Linux.
The memory ballooning allow reassign memory from idle VM to other VM which need more memory.
But there might be issue of Out-of-Memory like followings:
Oracle Linux VM was installed with VMware Tools including VMware Memory Balloon Driver (vmmemctl), and VMware Memory Balloon Driver (vmmemctl) is enabled.
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