Re: Physical Memory Fully Used and Swap is Not Used

From: Niall Litchfield <>
Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2009 08:14:54 +0100
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On Tue, Jun 23, 2009 at 8:01 AM, Mathias Magnusson <> wrote:

> As Niall has pointed out memory is measured different on different
> platforms. Linux will apparently show you that it uses everything as it
> includes dynamically sized areas such as the filecache that idle memory is
> used for.

I should have pointed out Christo's presentation on the subject available at by
the way. well worth a look, and kudos to christo for putting it live online.

Niall Litchfield
Oracle DBA

Received on Tue Jun 23 2009 - 02:14:54 CDT

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