Monitoring Memory and Swap Usage to Avoid A Solaris Hang
Last updated on JANUARY 26, 2018
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 16-Jun-2014***
Shortage of memory and virtual swap can result in slow system performance, hang, failure to start new process (fork failure), cluster timeout and thus unplanned outage. It is critical for system availability to monitor resource usage.
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