ORA-00445: background process "J000" did not start after 120 seconds (Doc ID 1600807.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
***Checked for relevance on 06-Aug-2016***

Symptoms

 Database instance crashed due to
  ORA-00445: background process "J000" did not start after 120 seconds
  opiodr aborting process unknown ospid (2139) as a result of ORA-609

Cause

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