OUD 11g/12c - cn=LDAPS Connection Handler,cn=Connection Handlers,cn=config has experienced consecutive failures while trying to accept client connections: Too many open files

(Doc ID 2389307.1)

Last updated on APRIL 20, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Unified Directory - Version 11.1.2.3.180116 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The directory server stops accepting new connections and reports the following error:

cn=LDAPS Connection Handler,cn=Connection Handlers,cn=config has experienced consecutive failures while trying to accept client connections: Too many open files (ServerSocketChannelImpl.java:-2 ServerSocketChannelImpl.java:250 LDAPConnectionHandler.java:1006). This connection handler will be disabled

category=PROTOCOL severity=NOTICE msgID=2556181 msg=Stopped listening for new connections on LDAP Connection Handler 0.0.0.0 port 1636

 

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Cause

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