Are allocation failures in kmem_magazine_X a genuine problem? (Doc ID 2029477.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 11.2 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 Occasionally one might see kernel memory allocation failures in kmem_magazine_* such as:

 

Are these failures cause for concerns?

Cause

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