ORA-64 if Db_keep_cache_size is Set to 70 Gigs

(Doc ID 556258.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 25, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: to
This problem can occur on any platform.


Oracle on Solaris 5.8

Startup fails with ORA-64 error if db_keep_cache_size = 50g.

SQL> startup pfile = /opt/oracle/
ORA-00064: object is too large to allocate on this O/S (1,16777216)


Server has 128 gigs of physical memory and want to have an SGA of 90gigs.


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