Solaris Appears to Be Hung When WLS Processes Exhaust Maximum Possible Open Socket Connections (Doc ID 1484311.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Java Platform, Standard Edition - Version 6 to 7 [Release 6 to 7]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

Solaris appears to be hung.  All sorts of processes are piled up and stalled.  Solaris is not reachable remotely either.  When certain indiviudual processes are killed, Solaris resumes working again.

No error messages are obtained regarding 'Too many open files'.

WLS 10.3.5 was run on 64-bit Java SE 6 Update 31 (b04).
Operating system was:
Solaris 10 x86 147441-02

Cause

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