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OpenVMS: How Process Quotas are Set for the SQL*NET listener (Doc ID 68226.1)

Last updated on MARCH 31, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version to
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha



The purpose of this article is to clarify how the process quotas are set for the V8.1.X , V9, and V10.2  SQL*Net listeners.

Please note that our recommended method for setting suitable process quotas for Oracle systems on OpenVMS is covered in the following article:

<Note:156484.1> VMS: System Tuning Recommendations for New 8i/9i RDBMS Installations


This article is for analysts and Oracle users who want to understand how an Oracle listener process acquires it's quotas for VMS resources  such as BYTLM, PGFLQUOTA, and ENQLM.

Resource, as defined in this article, refers to a VMS resource such as PGFLQUOTA or BYTLM.


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In this Document
 How process quotas are set for the Oracle V8.1.X and V9.X listeners.
 How process quotas are set for the Oracle 10.2 listener.

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