OS Configuration for large SGA (Doc ID 225220.1)

Last updated on MAY 13, 2013

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version: 2.6 and later   [Release: and later ]
Linux x86
Checked for relevance on 07-Jun-2010
Linux Kernel - Version: 2.6

Goal

This document aims to guide Linux system administrators on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 to configure Very Large Memory and big SGA for Oracle RDBMS with shmfs and bigpages.

For bigpages, see Note:The Bigpages Feature on Linux <>.

Solution

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