ORA-02049 Timeout: Distributed Transaction Waiting for Lock During User Creation or Modification. (Doc ID 466568.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Identity Manager - Version 9.1.0.0.0 to 9.1.0.2
Information in this document applies to any platform.
**Checked for Relevance on 11-Apr-2014**

Symptoms

With Oracle Identity Manager (OIM) 9.0.3.1 installed within the Oracle Containers For Java (OC4J) Application Server version 10.1.3.1, on a VMWare image, when attempting to create or modify a user the following error occurs in the logs:

ERROR

java.sql.SQLException: ORA-02049: timeout: distributed transaction waiting for lock



In the Web Admin Console, the "???en_US.DOBJ.UPDATE_FAILED???" errors may appear, for web UI initiated actions.

Changes

Running OIM within a VMWare environment is not a certified platform and is likely to run into performance issues such as this and potentially others as well. OIM is certified to run within an Oracle VM environment however.

Cause

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