My Oracle Support Banner

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

Last updated on FEBRUARY 14, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.2.0 [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
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

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


In this Document
Symptoms
Cause
Solution
References


My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.