After Configuring Hugepages Linux Server Crashes with "Kernel Panic - not syncing: Out of memory and no killable processes" During the Bootup

(Doc ID 2156783.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Linux server crashes with "Kernel Panic - not syncing: Out of memory and no killable processes" during the bootup time.

Changes

 Hugepages has been set prior to the reboot.

Cause

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