SHUTDOWN: Waiting For Detached Processes 'VKRM' To Terminate (Doc ID 1511460.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 20-Sep-2016***

Symptoms

Performing shutdown immediate on a database and it hangs with a message like below in the alert log:

Cause

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