Oraagent Memory Leak (Doc ID 1956840.1)

Last updated on MAY 19, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
NOTE: This document is based on the analysis performed in a Windows environment

Symptoms

In Windows environment the oraagent process is consuming (leaking) memory at a rate 96 Mb per day.

The OS Watcher Process output show a steady increase of the processes virtual size:


  
(PDH-CSV 4.0)  (hour dateProcess (oraagent # 1) \ Virtual Size (bytes)
7/9/2014  4:24:50 PM 2438983680
7/9/2014  5:23:49 PM 2455564288
7/9/2014  5:24:49 PM 2455564288
7/10/2014  2:23:49 AM 2472144896

 

 

Cause

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