ORA-04030: out of process memory
The Oracle error:
ORA-04030: out of process memory when trying to allocate nnnn bytes.
According to Oracle, this error is caused by the private memory available to the process becoming exhausted.
- If the error was generated from RMAN then try reducing the number
of channels used, e.g. add:
This page represents one page of many pages of notes I made whilst working with Oracle 7 through to 10i. I now no longer work with Oracle databases, but hope that these notes will continue to be of benefit to others.
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