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Troubleshooting Guide (TSG) - Ksvcreate: Process(xxxx) Creation Failed / ORA-00445: Background Process "xxxx" Did Not Start After n Seconds (Doc ID 1379200.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle SuperCluster T5-8 Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle SuperCluster T5-8 Full Rack - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This article can be used as a troubleshooting guide for the following messages reported in the alert.log file. Please note that the exact process type and number may be different, so this article applies for all messages in this format:

Process %s died, see its trace file 
kkjcre1p: unable to spawn %s slave process 

Process %s died, see its trace file 
ksvcreate: Process(%s) creation failed

 You may also observe messages like:

ORA-00445: background process "J000" did not start after 120 seconds

 This document also lists out the known issues reported causing the ORA-445 errors.


Troubleshooting Steps

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In this Document
Troubleshooting Steps
 What does this message mean ?
 OS Configuration Checks
 Checks on Oracle Database Configuration
 Known Issues
 Confirmed Code Bugs
 <Bug 13036685
  OS Related Bugs
 Diagnostic Informations to be Collected for Oracle Support

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