Hi i have a Oracle Rac with linux and asm in path /dev/shm i have some files likes
anybody knows what is files? and if i can delete?
Sure - its your system. Go ahead and delete anything you want.
Of course if Oracle and your system are actually USING that shared memory system you will likely cause some major problems.
But if that is not a concern delete them.
You probably want to start reading the Oracle docs first just in case you actually want your system to work
4.3.2 Insufficient Memory Target Errors
On Linux systems, if the operating system /dev/shm mount size is too small for the Oracle system global area (SGA) and program global area (PGA), then you encounter the following error:
ORA-00845: MEMORY_TARGET not supported on this system.
The cause of this error is an insufficient /dev/shm allocation. The total memory size of the SGA and PGA, which sets the initialization parameter MEMORY_TARGET or MEMORY_MAX_TARGET, cannot be greater than the shared memory file system (/dev/shm) on your operating system.
Automatic Memory Management (AMM) has been updated in Oracle ASM 11g Release 2. It manages both the SGA and PGA together. It is managed by the Memory Manager Process (MMAN). In this release, note the following changes to AMM:
It uses MEMORY_TARGET instead of SGA_TARGET
It uses MEMORY_MAX_TARGET instead of SGA_MAX_SIZE (defaults to MEMORY_TARGET)
It uses memory allocated by /dev/shm
If the value of max_target is set to a value greater than the allocation for the /dev/shm size, then you may encounter the error ORA-00845: MEMORY_TARGET not supported on this system.
DBA guide for Linux
G.1 Very Large Memory on Linux x86
Very Large Memory (VLM) configurations allow a 32-bit Oracle Database to access more than 4GB RAM that is traditionally available to Linux applications. The Oracle VLM option for 32-bit creates a large database buffer cache using an in-memory file system (/dev/shm). Other parts of the SGA are allocated from regular memory. VLM configurations improve database performance by caching more database buffers in memory, which significantly reduces the disk I/O compared to configurations without VLM. This chapter shows how to increase the SGA memory using VLM on a 32-bit computer