Re: Oracle creates multiple shared memory segments despite SGA < SHMMAX

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Date: Fri, 06 Mar 2009 07:24:20 +0100
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On Thu, 5 Mar 2009 14:15:04 -0800 (PST), wrote:

>Yes I know that it *should* run OK with multiple shared memory
>and I am aware that it is normal to create segments with different
>(Metalink Note 15566.1). Still I would prefer to have one segment, not

8G SGA on a 10G server is too much anyway so I wouldn't bother. Ever heard of heavy paging? Please get acquainted with it now, because that is what you will see *soon*.

Sybrand Bakker
Senior Oracle DBA
Received on Fri Mar 06 2009 - 00:24:20 CST

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