[El-errata] ELBA-2021-9299 Oracle Linux 8 memoptimizer bug fix update

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Tue Jun 15 12:34:15 PDT 2021

Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2021-9299


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 8 have been uploaded to the Unbreakable Linux Network:



Description of changes:

- New upstream release
- Fix crash on systems with less than 4G memory [Orabug: 32884653]

- Various algorithm updates to reduce the possibility of OOM
  killer being invoked because of memoptimizer's actions
- Local patch with code cleanup [Orabug: 32563799]

- Updated spec file for OL8 build. Exclude aarch64 until memoptimizer
  is ready for ARM. [Orabug: 32576514]

- New upstream release. Various enhancements to reduce system
  resource usage by the daemon. Fix to correct the sense of
  aggressiveness level and documentation update [Orabug: 32497157]

- Increase default verbosity level [Orabug: 32430222]

- Added bug info to spec file [Orabug: 32159492]

- New upstream release. Fixes bug with not reading configuration file

- New upstream release

- Updated spec file to conform to fedora packaging guidelines

- Fixed a formatting error in man page

- Added more documentation and updated spec file to enable'
  memoptimizer daemon using a preset file but not start the daemon

- Enable and start memoptimizer immediately after installation

- Add support for configuration file and systemd

- Initial release

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