ORA-00100:Maximum No. Of Cursors Opened For Scratchpad Database (Doc ID 787150.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 02, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Retail Point-of-Service - Version 12.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to run more than 20 transactions per register per hour for 5 hours, the following error occurs:

ERROR
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ORACLE DB MAX CURSOR ISSUE - MAXIMUM OPEN CURSORS EXCEEDED

Steps To Reproduce:

1. Run as many sale transactions as possible
2. Run Returns with Receipts, notice the scratchpad database connections and the connection pool.
3. Monitor the Cursor size on the scratchpad database.

Changes

 

Cause

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