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Diagnosing and Resolving Error ORA-04031 on the Shared Pool or Other Memory Pools (Doc ID 146599.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 08, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.1.7.4 and later
Oracle Advanced Benefits - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

The purpose of this document is to provide an easy to use, step by step guide to resolving ORA-04031 errors.

 

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Troubleshooting Steps

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In this Document
Purpose
Troubleshooting Steps
 1. Instance parameters related with the Shared Pool
 2. Diagnosing error ORA-04031
 3. Resolving error ORA-04031
 4. ORA-04031 error and Large Pool
 5. ORA-04031 and SHARED POOL FLUSHING
 6. Advanced analysis to ORA-04031 error
 Community Discussion
References

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