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2803563 - On LINUX platforms, memory usage going beyond configured limit - SAP IQ - SAP DT


On Linux platforms, the total memory usage for SAP IQ 16.x could exceed the sum of all the memory settings below, configured in the IQ config file.

  • -iqmc
  • -iqtc
  • -iqlm
  • -ch
  • -gn * (-gss + -iqtss)
  • (-iqmt * -iqtss)

If the memory usage exceeds some limit on the OS, the Linux OS could kill the IQ process with the OOM Killer (Out of memory killer)



  • SAP IQ 16.0
  • SAP IQ 16.1
  • SAP Dynamic Tiering 1.0
  • SAP Dynamic Tiering 2.0


SAP HANA 1.0 dynamic tiering ; SAP HANA dynamic tiering 2.0 ; SAP IQ 16.0 ; SAP IQ 16.1


 MALLOC_ARENA_MAX ; cache ; "out of memory" ; exhausted ; OOM ; killer ; $ /lib/ , KBA , BC-SYB-IQ , Sybase IQ , BW-SYS-DB-IQ , BW on HANA with Sybase IQ Near-line Storage , HAN-DYT , SAP HANA Dynamic Tiering , Problem

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