Database hangs: "gc buffer busy acquire/release" and "gc current block busy" pointing to the tempfile block #2
(Doc ID 2192851.1)
Last updated on MAY 25, 2021
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 22.214.171.124 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
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Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
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o 4-node 126.96.36.199 RAC with a single 1TB size tempfile
o Sometimes query hangs with sessions waiting for 'gc' waits:
o 45 PQ slaves being used for the query, 12 on instances 1,2 and 3, and 9 slaves on instance 4.
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