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Old 08-25-2003, 11:01 AM   #1
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shared Memory versus the total amount of RAM on the server

I am trying to put together some info before I reconfuring Linux RedHat Advance server 2.1. If I have the total of 2G of RAM available on the server, I am going to install Oracle afterward and I read one of the docs, it advises to inscrease SHMMAX to 2G. My question is if I have 2G total on the box, is it ok for me to increase the SHMMAX to 2G???

Any drawback or issues???
Old 08-25-2003, 11:21 AM   #2
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Probably that would be OK, but your best bet is to talk to Red Hat technical support. You did buy support, right?


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