Re: Memory problems, Oracle 10, Win 2003 (32 bit)

From: Shakespeare <>
Date: Wed, 18 Jun 2008 16:31:23 +0200
Message-ID: <48591c40$0$14343$>

"Frank van Bortel" <> schreef in bericht news:7602c$48580fe5$524b5c40$
> mike.reid wrote:
>> Now I am not an expert by a long shot, but the application vendor has
>> told us that their rule of thumb is to always force a pagefile that is
>> 2.5 times the physical memory (so 10gb in this case).
> And the application vendor is?!? Really like to know
> who to avoid next time....
> Contact MicroSoft as to find out how to
> use 4GB memory on a 32-bit machine.

/PAE in boot.ini ?
Or /NOEXECUTE and hardware enforced DEP?

Darn, just ordered 2 more gb's to get this EBS running on my machine...


> Then ask the same MS experts how 10GB of paging file
> can ever be used by this very same 32-bit thing.
> Hints: nope, not.
> What are the problems, and why do you think these
> are memory related?
> --
> Regards,
> Frank van Bortel
Received on Wed Jun 18 2008 - 09:31:23 CDT

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