System Configuration and Tuning
Tru64 UNIX Version 5.1B or higher, September 2002

© 2002 Hewlett-Packard Company


This manual describes how to tune Tru64 UNIX to improve operating system performance, and provides tuning recommendations for Oracle, Network File System and Web Server applications. It also includes tuning recommendations for Tru64 UNIX operating system components.


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