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page and swap

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page and swap

how to set the page value.default page value is 4 kb. is it possiable to change the page value.

how to set the page value.
Viktor Balogh
Honored Contributor

Re: page and swap

I think you want to alter the following kernel parameter:


use either kmtune or kctune to change the value. (Or use SAM/SMH, this presents you with value checking and a proposed new value.)
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Ismail Azad
Esteemed Contributor

Re: page and swap


You may also have a look at the man page of chatr_pa... Some valuable information over there as well... The +pd and +pi options would be something interesting for you to read...

man chatr_pa

Ismail Azad
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