Slow Start of Sqlplus if Database is Down (Doc ID 2197760.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

SQL*Plus - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When database is down, sqlplus command has a delay of 1.5 minutes. 

However, when database is up, sqlplus responds immediately.

 

Changes

 Upgraded database from 11g to 12c.

( Fresh install of 12c DB does not show the issue.)

Cause

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