Restarting Dead Background Process MARK-ERROR In Alert (Doc ID 1473853.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 07, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.7 to 11.2.0.1 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 07-Dec-2016***

Symptoms

The MARK background process is seen continually going up and down as reported in the alert.log:

Continually getting the following on instance 1:

Cause

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