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Old 01-30-2013, 06:45 AM   #1
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RHEL 6.3 using swap

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We have a new red hat 6.3 X64 Enterprise server which runs a ERP package and after i while i see that my swap usage i growing. Until a point that system becomes slow. (e.g. after username & pwd the system hangs for 10 sec, Print commands are slow) and then after i stopall all databases and processes i need to reboot the server to get it back to speed. Is there a relation to swap usage because on our previous server RHEL 5 we didn't had this problem. There is one difference the rhel6 is a virtual machine and i don't know i f we need to check some extra setings for that.

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Sounds a bit like a memory leak, have you raised a support case with the ERP package vendor?


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