A Full Collection Rebuild Stops With Error too many open files (Doc ID 1923002.1)

Last updated on JUNE 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 11.1.1.8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.1.1.8.0 version, Content Server

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 recieved:



Steps to Reproduce:
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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



Cause

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