Palo Alto Firewall Swap Problem appliance is 100% (fully utilized)

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Palo Alto Firewall Swap Problem appliance is 100% (fully utilized)

L1 Bithead

Hello Team, 

we Faced an problem for as the following below :

(active)> show system resources

top - 08:06:55 up 277 days, 16:43, 1 user, load average: 0.21, 0.14, 0.14
Tasks: 124 total, 3 running, 120 sleeping, 0 stopped, 1 zombie
%Cpu(s): 3.4 us, 1.6 sy, 0.2 ni, 94.7 id, 0.0 wa, 0.0 hi, 0.1 si, 0.0 st
KiB Mem : 3849884 total, 506592 free, 1731652 used, 1611640 buff/cache
KiB Swap: 3056660 total, 0 free, 3056660 used. 1699380 avail Mem


any idea How to solve this issue / lower the memory 




L5 Sessionator

I'd suggest to post the question to "General Topics" channel since the swap problem is not directly related to "Threat & Vulnerability".


Having the question in the right channel will help you get more accurate answer and also will be beneficial to other members.

Everything is very open with a clear description of the issues. It was truly informative. Your website is very helpful. Many thanks for sharing!

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