How to Configure RHEL/OL 4 32-bit for Very Large Memory with ramfs and HugePages (Doc ID 317141.1)

Last updated on MARCH 07, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version 2.6.9 to 2.6.9
Linux x86
Linux Kernel - Version: 2.6.9 to 2.6.9


Goal

This document aims to guide Linux system administrators on RedHat and Oracle Linux 4 to configure Very Large Memory and big SGA for Oracle RDBMS with ramfs and hugepages

The configuration provided in this document applies strictly to 32-bit Linux. For HugePages on 64-bit Linux, see <Note 361468.1>

Solution

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