During Installation, Configuration Assistant "Oracle Search Configuration Assistant" Failed on System with Many CPUs (Doc ID 1547904.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Enterprise Search - Version 11.1.2.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When installing Secure Enterprise Search on a server that reports a large number of CPUs it failes due to database process limit errors,

The installaction log file may contain errors similar to this,

Executing: /u01/app/oracle/SES/seshome/bin/sqlplus /nolog
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SQL*Plus: Release 11.1.0.7.0 - Production on Fri Apr 19 12:03:21 2013

Copyright (c) 1982, 2008, Oracle. All rights reserved.

SQL>
ERROR:
ORA-00020: maximum number of processes (%s) exceeded

This is causing subsequent actions to fail though they are often reported as succeeding during the silent install processing.

Cause

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