[SunHELP] Running out of swap when real memory is available

Naresh Narang naresh.narang at sbcglobal.net
Wed Sep 28 20:39:17 CDT 2005

Hi Managers,

	Why I run out of swap when real memory is available. 

A snapshot of "top"

92 processes:  91 sleeping, 1 on cpu
CPU states: 95.4% idle,  3.4% user,  1.2% kernel,  0.0% iowait,  0.0% swap
Memory: 8192M real, 3296M free, 3822M swap in use, 221M swap free

#uname -a
SunOS XXX 5.10 Generic sun4u sparc SUNW,Ultra-Enterprise

Thanks for your help.

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