Startup Fails with ORA-27102 and 'SVR4 Error 28: No space left on device'

(Doc ID 1351705.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Starting database fails on Solaris 10 with:

SQL> startup  
ORA-27102: out of memory
SVR4 Error: 28: No space left on device

project.max-shm-memory is enough for all SGAs.


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