ORA-1017 May Cause ORA-3136 WARNING : Inbound Connection Timed Out in Alert Log (Doc ID 793259.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version 10.1.0.2.0 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 30-SEP-2011.


Goal

How to reproduce the error ORA-3136 WARNING : inbound connection timed out ?
This is the most common reason when you notice the warning message in the alert log.
For other reasons you need to check :
<Note 465043.1> - Troubleshooting ORA - 3136 WARNING Inbound Connection Timed Out

Solution

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