Error Code details
Severity: Error 
Component: Installation Framework (including CPI) 
CPI: The free swap space on local system <system name> is <MB> MB. It is recommended to setup minimal 256 MB of free swap space to successfully run the installer program.

The SF/HA 5.1SP1 installer (CPI) on AIX exits with an error message reporting that there is not enough free swap space on the local system.


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Solution 1 Vote: [Useful] [Not useful]
Last Modified: 2011-02-11 19:27:30 PDT
Platform: AIX 5.1 (POWER), AIX 5.2 (POWER), AIX 5.3 (POWER)
Release: Generic

There is both a permanent solution and a manual workaround.

Permanent solution

Download the Symantec P-Patch that fixes the issue. Go to:

Manual workaround

  1. Determine the paging space size for the first logical volume. Enter:

    lsps -a
  2. Increase the paging space size.


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