Database Processes Are Taking Long Time to Commit

(Doc ID 2402258.1)

Last updated on MAY 30, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 HW2 and later
Solaris x64/x86 Operating System - Version 10 3/05 HW1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Earlier database commit use to happen within fraction of seconds now a large number of database processes appear stuck waiting for their  commit to complete.  Vmstat also shows a large number of thread waiting in biowait ( 'b' column ).


The host was changed from single path without Veritas to the vx multi pathing


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