I have Windows 7 and I am building an image which uses centos:6 as a base image, and I was now trying to install Oracle XE on it.
The error that I get is
This system does not meet the minimum requirements for swap space. Based on
the amount of physical memory available on the system, Oracle Database 11g
Express Edition requires 1992 MB of swap space. This system has 1154 MB
of swap space. Configure more swap space on the system and retry the
I read a few solutions which apply to increasing the swap size on on CentOS itself, but mkswap is not available on the base image and from the other blogs I have read as well it seems that the swap file is actually controlled by the host.
On my Windows machine, I checked the Virtual Memory is 3350 MB. Not really sure if this is linked…
Can anybody please help me find a solution for this.