How To Check if Asynchronous I/O is Working On Linux
Last updated on DECEMBER 18, 2017
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Enterprise Linux 3.0 to Oracle Linux 6.5 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [3.8.13] [Release RHEL3 to OL6U5]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 188.8.131.52 to 184.108.40.206 [Release 9.0.1 to 12.1]
**Checked for relevance on 10-Nov-2010***
In this document we are going to explain how to check that asynchronous I/O (AIO) is working. AIO can be enabled in Oracle 9i 9.2 and higher.
Many times there is a requirement to check if Asynchronous I/O is working on Linux Platform, so we can try to use it for our datafiles access inside database.
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