I'm getting very confused about how DB2 uses shared memory and I
wonder if someone could clarify matters for me, please ?
We are running 32bit DB2 V7.2 FP9 under AIX 4.3.3 on a machine with 64
Gb of memory with a single non-partitioned database using extended
storage and with intra-parallelism enabled.
I've been experimenting with changing various parameters in an attempt
to make my buffer pool as large as possible but I can't make it bigger
than about 700 Mb and still get the database to activate.
From what I've read in the manuals and on the ...