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A Full Collection Rebuild Stops With Error "Too Many Open Files" (Doc ID 1923002.1)

Last updated on MAY 25, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


A full rebuild when using OTS will leave files behind in the ucm/cs/search/ots#/bulkload/~export directory. Once the files are  there, they don't seem to be removed and you can't manually delete them because the JDK has them locked.

The following Error is received:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. log into content server -> administration -> admin applets -> repository manager.
2. Click on index tab.
3. On the bottom box, click 'start' to begin the full collection rebuild.


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