Database Appears to Hang Waits for "Wait for a undo record" and "Wait for stopper event to be increased" Due to Parallel Transaction Recover
Last updated on DECEMBER 01, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 22.214.171.124 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
- Database appears to hang
- Undo tablespace is growing.
- Systemstate dump shows the significant waits are for "Wait for a undo record" and "Wait for stopper event to be increased".
The systemstate dump shows the following waitevents:
and in this second section the process in question has been waiting for 'wait for a undo record' event for 243 seconds.
The wait events "Wait for a undo record" and "Wait for stopper event to be increased" are mainly meant for parallel transaction recovery.
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