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Oracle Linux 7 - "transparent_hugepage=never" and Disabled in "tuned" Profiles but still "AnonHugePages" is Showing Non Zero Value (Doc ID 2539138.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

On Oracle Linux 7 server disabled THP on grub command line "transparent_hugepage=never", also in "tuned" profiles but "AnonHugePages" is still showing non zero value.
Following KM are referenced to disabled the THP.
ALERT: Disable Transparent HugePages on SLES11, RHEL6, RHEL7, OL6, OL7, and UEK2 and above ( Doc ID 1557478.1 )
Oracle Linux 7 - How to disable Transparent HugePages for RHCK kernel? ( Doc ID 2066217.1 )

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Cause

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