Updating DB_CACHE_SIZE With Alter System Scope=Spfile Fails
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 18.104.22.168 [Release 10.1 to 11.2]
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***Checked for relevance on 14-Jun-2012***
Trying to increase the db_cache_size parameter in the spfile for subsequent startup of the database.
SQL> alter system set db_cache_size=<new value> scope=spfile;
and surprisingly got
ORA-384 Insufficient memory to grow cache
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