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"Protocol Violation" or "OALL8 is in an inconsistent state" after java.lang.OutOfMemoryError (Doc ID 1269551.1)

Last updated on MARCH 28, 2019

Applies to:

JDBC - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.3.0 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 09-May-2013***

Symptoms

A program is catching java.lang.OutOfMemoryError and continues after this (maybe after clearing some internal large Objects). 

After this various Exceptions can occur in the JDBC stack:

- Protocol violation
- java.lang.NullPointerException
- OALL8 is in an inconsistent state



Changes

a program is catching with one of the following Classes and continues after the catch has completed.

java.lang.Object
java.lang.Throwable
java.lang.Error
java.lang.VirtualMachineError
java.lang.OutOfMemoryError

Cause

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