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OID 11g Becomes Unresponsive Intermittently. OID Server Process ( oidldapd ) Crashes Due to Lengthy / Long ECID, Log Shows Error: gslecsementryCreate: SHM memory alloc failed (Doc ID 2208686.1)

Last updated on JULY 22, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version to [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Oracle Internet Directory (OID) 11g becomes unresponsive intermittently.

In some scenarios, oidldapd process crashes creating a stack dump.

Lengthy ECIDs are seen in the OID Server logs.

Log snippet from oidldapd log shows the following:

[2016-09-15T16:44:49.117379+07:00] [OID] [TRACE:16] [] [OIDLDAPD] [host: xxxx] [pid: 5107] [tid: 10] [ecid: xxxxx,0:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1:1] ServerWorker (REG):[[

ConnID:29 mesgID:2 OpID:1 OpName:search ConnDN:cn=orcladmin
gsldpSearchStart * BASE = "cn=users,dc=xxxx,dc=xxx,dc=xxx" SCOPE = 2
2016-09-15T16:44:49.117806 * Enter: gsldecftFetchEIDrows
2016-09-15T16:44:49.119104 * EID2ENTRY Search Completed with: 100
2016-09-15T16:44:49.119331 * [gsldecftFetchEIDrows] Processed 52 rows to gsldugoGenObjEntries
2016-09-15T16:44:49.120202 * Exit: gsldecftFetchEIDrows with 0
2016-09-15T16:44:49.127022 * gslecsementryCreate: SHM memory alloc failed
2016-09-15T16:44:49.127401 * Recieved signal = 10, shutting down



This problem can happen on older versions like as well, but the long may not show the "SHM memory alloc failed" error





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