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DBMS_SCHEDULER Job (External Job) Failed With ORA-27300, ORA-27301, ORA-27302: failure occurred at: sjsec 6d [OCI DBCS] (Doc ID 2647889.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 28, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Linux x86-64


Customer want to schedule a shell script (external job), but it was failing with below error:

ORA-12012: error on auto execute of job "TESTER"."SHELLTEST"
ORA-27370: job slave failed to launch a job of type EXECUTABLE
ORA-27300: OS system dependent operation:Waiting for extjob to send child failed with status: 62
ORA-27301: OS failure message: Timer expired
ORA-27302: failure occurred at: sjsec 6d

We noticed that with SYS user this is working fine. But not with other users.


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