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Troubleshooting Guide - ORA-20: Maximum Number Of Processes (%S) Exceeded (Doc ID 1287854.1)

Last updated on APRIL 09, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

What are the recommended steps to diagnose an ORA-20 - maximum number of processes (%s) exceeded?

Changes

 

Cause

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Symptoms
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Cause
Solution
 Troubleshooting Steps
 Workaround:
 How to Avoid ORA-20 Error
 Known Issues
References


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