How to use DBMS_SQLDIAG to Diagnose Crash or Error Issues
Last updated on MARCH 25, 2015
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 220.127.116.11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This article describes how to use DBMS_SQLDIAG to find workarounds for issues where a query causes a session to crash or raise a critical error.
The article is specifically designed to address ora-7445 errors but can be easily modified to deal with other issue types.
For other ways of using DBMS_SQLDIAG see:
This article is not intended to describe how to implement workarounds using the 'SQL Patch' functionality. It is intended to provide potential workaround for critical errors like an ORA-7445 error.
For details of how to apply 'SQL Patch' refer to the DBMS_SQLDIAG.ACCEPT_SQL_PATCH procedure. See:
11g Release 2 (11.2)
Part Number E10577-04
Chapter 137 DBMS_SQLDIAG
Running the SQL Repair Advisor
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