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Timelimit Exceeded and Sizelimit Exceeded Errors in OID (LDAP: error code 4) LDAP: error code 3 - Timelimit Exceeded (Doc ID 202156.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 9.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The purpose of this article is to explain what the errors "Timelimit Exceeded"and "Sizelimit Exceeded" mean. This article also describes where such limits are defined and how to modify them.

Scope & Application
This article is for everyone using or administering Oracle Internet Directory (OID).

Note: Below is a typical related error if using dbms_ldap:

ORA-31202: DBMS_LDAP: LDAP client/server error: Sizelimit exceeded
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SYS_ERROR", line 86
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_LDAP", line 1489
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_LDAP", line 234



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