Why Does A Killed Session Not Disappear From V$Session ? (Doc ID 780484.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 17-Jul-2016***

Goal

A session is killed, but does not disappear from the V$SESSION view.  Why does this occur?

Solution

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