How to increase swap space on a VM instance running in the Oracle Cloud.

(Doc ID 2316720.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Linux Cloud Service - Version Oracle Linux 6.3 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The customer wants to know how to increase the swap space on their Oracle Cloud VM instance. The existing swap space has been configured as an LVM logical Volume.


Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms