E-WL: OHS Proxy Log Shows Error "server reached MaxClients setting" and Users are Reporting Slow Performance and Hangs when Accessing PeopleSoft Application

(Doc ID 1389564.1)

Last updated on JULY 25, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.50 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In a PeopleSoft environment, where an OHS proxy is installed in front of the WebLogic PIA's, the following is observed:

The OHS log "ohs1.log" (located in <WEBLOGIC_HOME>/Oracle_WT1/instances/instance1/diagnostics/logs/OHS/ohs1), sometimes logs the following message:

[2011-11-18T12:40:18.4315-05:00] [OHS] [ERROR:32] [OHS-9999] [mod_onsint.c] [host_id: peoplesoft.mycompany.com] [host_addr: 123.456.789.12] [pid: 12345] [tid: 12345678912345] [user: oracle] [VirtualHost: main] server reached MaxClients setting, consider raising the MaxClients setting

At the same time the above message is logged, some users are reporting intermittent issues with accessing the PeopleSoft application.


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