SMON: Failed to acquire SEG2, skipping transaction (Doc ID 761094.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.1.7.1 to 11.2.0.0 [Release 8.1.7 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 02-Aug-2012***

Symptoms

Alert.log shows the following message:

SMON: Failed to acquire SEG2, skipping transaction xxx.xxx.xxx

Cause

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