ERROR: ORA-00020: Maximum Number of Processes (100) Exceeded Logging on Oracle Database with SQLPLUS
(Doc ID 2514219.1)
Last updated on JANUARY 22, 2020
Applies to:Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 22.214.171.124 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When attempting to log into the database with SQLPLUS
the following error occurs.
ORA-00020: maximum number of processes (100) exceeded
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Open a command line
2. Enter SQLPLUS / as sysdba (or any user)
3. See error
The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot access the database.
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