[ PCA / OVM ] A PVM guest is reporting "kernel: Guest pages are not properly aligned to use hugepages" whereas the settings appear to be correct
(Doc ID 2273157.1)
Last updated on JANUARY 29, 2021
Applies to:Private Cloud Appliance - Version 1.0.1 and later
Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 to 3.3.4 [Release OVM30 to OVM33]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
On Oracle Private Cloud Appliance or Oracle VM, all versions supporting PVM guests making use of hugepages, after applying note :
And after having enabled huge pages on the guest :
# sysctl -p
vm.nr_hugepages = 5123
The guest reports in its /var/log/messages file :
- Jun 2 13:14:35 vmguest kernel: Guest pages are not properly aligned to use hugepages
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