Cannot Create Additional Files On ACFS FileSystems Due To “ENFILE (Too Many Open Files In System)” (Doc ID 1536042.1)

Last updated on MARCH 11, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.2.0 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

1) Additional or new files cannot be created on ACFS filesystems.

 

2) For example, a file cannot be created thru vi on ACFS filesystems:

 

 

Cause

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