Error Message " "Too many open files" in Gateway logs (Doc ID 1604041.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle API Gateway - Version 11.1.1.6.0 to 11.1.2 [Release 11gR1 to 11gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On Linux or Solaris, the following error messages have been observed in the Gateway log:

ERROR 03/Oct/2013:11:34:58.583 [bb637940] error handling connection: Too many open files. accept failed
ERROR 03/Oct/2013:11:34:58.583 [752d8940] error handling connection: Too many open files. accept failed

OR

warning: cannot create interrupt pipe for thread: Too many open files

 

Cause

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