Database Tuning and Cursor Sharing (Doc ID 540617.1)

Last updated on MAY 06, 2013

Applies to:

Siebel System Software - Version 7.5.3.3 SIA [16172] and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Product Release: V7 (Enterprise)
Version: 7.5.3.3 [16172] Fin Svcs

This document was previously published as Siebel SR 38-2266980581.

***Checked for relevance on 06-May-2013***

Symptoms

We are currently experiencing problems with Oracle shared pool fragmentation/ exhaustion. Have a question from the DBA team below..

Can we set the Oracle init.ora parameter CURSOR_SHARING=FORCE as we have lots of hard parsing?

Cause

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