ORA-00600 [17182] on Oracle After a CTRL-C or Client Termination

(Doc ID 291936.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version:
This problem can occur on any platform.
Checked for relevance on 06-Mar-2007

Oracle RDBMS Server Versions prior to 9i


1. Intermittent heap corruptions errors like ORA-00600 [17182] are reported in the alert.log file.

2. There is no impact to the database other than the process which encounters the errors getting killed.

3. From the trace file generated for this ORA-00600 error, check if the top few functions are :
kgherror kghfrf kkscls opicca


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