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OERR: ORA-4031 "unable to allocate %s bytes of shared memory ("%s","%s","%s")" (Doc ID 4031.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.1 [Release 9.2 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

This article discusses the error "ORA-4031", what it means and possible actions. The information here is only applicable to the versions listed and is provided only for guidance.

Scope

This note is intended for general audience as initial starting point for beginning diagnosis of ORA-4031.

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