EM 12c: Many dbsnmp Connections to a Target Database from Enterprise Manager 12.1.0.2 Cloud Control Lead to Error: ORA-00020: maximum number of processes exceeded (Doc ID 1559045.1)

Last updated on MARCH 31, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 11.1.0.7 to 11.1.0.7 [Release 11.1]
Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 12.1.0.2.0 to 12.1.0.3.0 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Due to interactions through the Enterprise Manager 12.1.0.2 Cloud Control console, numerous connections remain open on a RAC database target.
The following error results:

ORA-00020: maximum number of processes 500 exceeded.

 

 

Changes

 

Cause

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