Oracle Fusion Middleware Infrastructure Domain Creation Fails With ORA-02391: exceeded simultaneous SESSIONS_PER_USER limit

(Doc ID 2195185.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version to [Release 12c]
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, Apache Web Server

Trying to Install OHS 12.2.1 Following the Documentation

Oracle® Fusion Middleware Installing and Configuring Oracle HTTP Server



1. Installed Database.

2. Created a new user TMPDBA and assigned SYSDBA Privileges.

SESSIONS_PER_USER limit is set to unlimited for SYS as well as SYSDBA user.

3. Installed Fusion Middleware Infrastructure.

4. Ran RCU to create Schemas

5. Run to create the Domain.

The Domain Creation fails with:

2016-10-17 16:06:34,238 SEVERE [60] - Domain Creation Failed!
Domain Location: /Oracle/Middleware/user_projects/domains/ohs_domain
Reason: ORA-02391: exceeded simultaneous SESSIONS_PER_USER limit


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