Startup Database Failed With ORA-27102: out of memory Linux-x86_64 Error: 12: Cannot allocate memory

(Doc ID 2352246.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 29, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When trying to startup database, it failed with below error:

There are plent of free physical memory and swap space.

 

Cause

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