Taking advantage of Multiple Page Size Support (MPSS) in Solaris[TM] 9 and later (Doc ID 1010458.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 9 GA and later
All Platforms
***Checked for relevance on 28-Jan-2014***

Goal

An overview of how and when to tune applications using larger page sizes.

Also see Technical Instruction <Document: 1012349.1> "Kernel Cage Splitting Overview".

Also see Technical Instruction <Document: 1563768.1> "How to selectively disable certain page sizes on a Solaris 10 system".

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