ORA-27492 When Running A Job (Doc ID 1190580.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.1 [Release 9.2 to 11.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 13-Sep-2016***



Symptoms

Attempting to run a job either from a SQL*Plus session or via Enterprise Manager, the following errors get generated:
ORA-27492: unable to run job "<job_name>": scheduler unavailable
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_ISCHED", line 185
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SCHEDULER", line 486
ORA-06512: at line 2

Cause

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