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SWITCH_TIME in Resource Manager Not Working For Scheduler Job When USE_CURRENT_SESSION=FALSE (Doc ID 2371314.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 24, 2021

Applies to:

Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The Resource Manager is created with the CANCEL_SQL with SWITCH_TIME so that the Long Running queries will be cancelled according to the SWITCH_TIME.

Tthe CANCEL_SQL is working fine and cancelling the SQL according to the SWITCH_TIME by executing the scheduler job through the foreground process using USE_CURRENT_SESSION=TRUE (By Default). But the same is not working when the job is executed by the Job Queue Process with USE_CURRENT_SESSION=FALSE.

This behavior is happening on several Database Versions and explained in the below Test Case.



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