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Memory issue

Hi All,

We are having frequent issues where the memory is being consumed fully.

We have 16 gb of ram.

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== Checking profile: prd_DVEBMGS52_sapprd

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***WARNING: Unexpected parameter: auth/auth_number_in_userbuffer =9000

***WARNING: Unexpected parameter: auth/test_mode =N

***WARNING: Unexpected parameter: system/type =ABAP

***ERROR: /dev/shm is too small (19264 MB required, 8008 MB configured)

***INFO: Temporary create ES2 resource /SAP_ES2_sappfpar_0 with 2047 MB

***INFO: Temporary create ES2 resource /SAP_ES2_sappfpar_1 with 2047 MB

***INFO: Temporary create ES2 resource /SAP_ES2_sappfpar_2 with 2047 MB

***INFO: Temporary create ES2 resource /SAP_ES2_sappfpar_3 with 2047 MB

***INFO: Temporary create ES2 resource /SAP_ES2_sappfpar_4 with 2047 MB

***INFO: Temporary create ES2 resource /SAP_ES2_sappfpar_5 with 2047 MB

***INFO: Temporary create ES2 resource /SAP_ES2_sappfpar_6 with 2047 MB

***INFO: Temporary create ES2 resource /SAP_ES2_sappfpar_7 with 2047 MB

***INFO: Temporary create ES2 resource /SAP_ES2_sappfpar_8 with 2047 MB

***INFO: Temporary create ES2 resource /SAP_ES2_sappfpar_9 with 841 MB

Shared memory disposition overview

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Shared memory pools

Key: 10 Pool

Size configured.....: 200000000 ( 190.7 MB)

Size min. estimated.: 128139520 ( 122.2 MB)

Advised Size........: 132000000 ( 125.9 MB)

Key: 40 Pool for database buffers

Size configured.....: 184000000 ( 175.5 MB)

Size min. estimated.: 178871040 ( 170.6 MB)

Advised Size........: 182000000 ( 173.6 MB)

Shared memories inside of pool 10

Key: 11 Size: 500000 ( 0.5 MB) Factory calender buffer

Key: 12 Size: 6000000 ( 5.7 MB) TemSe Char-Code convert Buf.

Key: 13 Size: 60500000 ( 57.7 MB) Alert Area

Key: 16 Size: 22400 ( 0.0 MB) Semaphore activity monitoring

Key: 17 Size: 11116480 ( 10.6 MB) Roll administration

Shared memories inside of pool 40

Key: 42 Size: 21312992 ( 20.3 MB) DB TTAB buffer

Key: 43 Size: 66774392 ( 63.7 MB) DB FTAB buffer

Key: 44 Size: 13526392 ( 12.9 MB) DB IREC buffer

Key: 45 Size: 8406392 ( 8.0 MB) DB short nametab buffer

Key: 46 Size: 20480 ( 0.0 MB) DB sync table

Key: 47 Size: 15361024 ( 14.6 MB) DB CUA buffer

Key: 48 Size: 500000 ( 0.5 MB) Number range buffer

Key: 49 Size: 2968344 ( 2.8 MB) Spool admin (SpoolWP+DiaWP)

Shared memories outside of pools

Key: 1 Size: 2500 ( 0.0 MB) System administration

Key: 2 Size: 60839260 ( 58.0 MB) Disp. administration tables

Key: 3 Size: 114048000 ( 108.8 MB) Disp. communication areas

Key: 4 Size: 542848 ( 0.5 MB) statistic area

Key: 6 Size: 638976000 ( 609.4 MB) ABAP program buffer

Key: 7 Size: 14838 ( 0.0 MB) Update task administration

Key: 8 Size: 268435556 ( 256.0 MB) Paging buffer

Key: 9 Size: 268435556 ( 256.0 MB) Roll buffer

Key: 14 Size: 20000000 ( 19.1 MB) Presentation buffer

Key: 18 Size: 3670116 ( 3.5 MB) Paging adminitration

Key: 19 Size: 150000000 ( 143.0 MB) Table-buffer

Key: 30 Size: 70656 ( 0.1 MB) Taskhandler runtime admin.

Key: 31 Size: 4806000 ( 4.6 MB) Dispatcher request queue

Key: 33 Size: 61440000 ( 58.6 MB) Table buffer, part.buffering

Key: 34 Size: 30720000 ( 29.3 MB) Enqueue table

Key: 41 Size: 25010000 ( 23.9 MB) DB statistics buffer

Key: 51 Size: 3200000 ( 3.1 MB) Extended memory admin.

Key: 52 Size: 40000 ( 0.0 MB) Message Server buffer

Key: 54 Size: 40968192 ( 39.1 MB) Export/Import buffer

Key: 55 Size: 8192 ( 0.0 MB) Spool local printer+joblist

Key: 57 Size: 1048576 ( 1.0 MB) Profilparameter in shared mem

Key: 58 Size: 4096 ( 0.0 MB) Enqueue ID for reset

Key: 62 Size: 85983232 ( 82.0 MB) Memory pipes

Key: 63 Size: 409600 ( 0.4 MB) ICMAN shared memory

Key: 64 Size: 4202496 ( 4.0 MB) Online Text Repository Buf.

Key: 65 Size: 4202496 ( 4.0 MB) Export/Import Shared Memory

Key: 76 Size: 1586464 ( 1.5 MB) ?????????????

Key: 77 Size: 518432 ( 0.5 MB) ?????????????

Key: 78 Size: 500256 ( 0.5 MB) ?????????????

Key: 1002 Size: 400000 ( 0.4 MB) Performance monitoring V01.0

Key: 58900152 Size: 4096 ( 0.0 MB) SCSA area

Nr of operating system shared memory segments: 33

Shared memory resource requirements estimated

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Total Nr of shared segments required.....: 33

System-imposed number of shared memories.: 1000

Shared memory segment size required min..: 638976000 ( 609.4 MB)

System-imposed maximum segment size......: 14025752576 (13376.0 MB)

Swap space requirements estimated

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Shared memory....................: 2008.5 MB

..in pool 10 122.2 MB, 64% used

..in pool 40 170.6 MB, 97% used

..not in pool: 1707.2 MB

Processes........................: 897.9 MB

Extended Memory .................: 7788.0 MB

Extended Memory 2 ...............: 19264.0 MB

.. 70 VMs, 1048.0 MB address space

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Total, minimum requirement.......: 29958.4 MB

Process local heaps, worst case..: 28610.2 MB

Total, worst case requirement....: 58568.7 MB

Errors detected..................: 0

Warnings detected................: 3

sapkxpsrmdb01:prdadm 4> free -m

total used free shared buffers cached

Mem: 16023 15474 548 0 174 11794

-/+ buffers/cache: 3505 12518

Swap: 21599 3717 17882

Oracle memory areas

SQL> show sga

Total System Global Area 4714397696 bytes

Fixed Size 2090240 bytes

Variable Size 2415921920 bytes

Database Buffers 2281701376 bytes

Redo Buffers 14684160 bytes

SQL> show parameter pga

NAME TYPE VALUE

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pga_aggregate_target big integer 3407200911

SQL>

Why is that we are running out of memory even though we have enough RAM to accomodate oracle and SAP and linux OS requirements?

I wanted to know as what exactly the sappfpar reports? and PGA will be allocated on demand right?

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