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marvin51796
Regular Advisor

new message in syslog

can anyone explain to me what this means ? I found this in my syslog.log this morning, along with alot of EPIC isses..

 

 

 

Deferred swap reservation failure pid: 14230
Deferred swap reservation failure pid: 14889

 

 

hpux 11iv3, bl870Ci2, patched march 2014.

 

 

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Dennis Handly
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Re: new message in syslog

>Deferred swap reservation failure pid: 14230

 

This means you are out of swap space.  What does "swapinfo -tam" show about the time of this abort?

"deferred" means that this program decided not to take the default of aborting on memory request but when the page was touched.

marvin51796
Regular Advisor

Re: new message in syslog

I don't know, I was given all of this information after the fact like 2-3 hours after this happened...the "problem" suddenly fixed it self when the vendor was on the phone...I am thinking background job of theirs was running uncontrolled..LOL..
thanks for the help tho