Home
All Oracle Error Codes
Oracle DBA Forum

Frequent Oracle Errors

TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified
Backtrace message unwound by exceptions
invalid identifier
PL/SQL compilation error
internal error
missing expression
table or view does not exist
end-of-file on communication channel
TNS:listener unknown in connect descriptor
insufficient privileges
PL/SQL: numeric or value error string
TNS:protocol adapter error
ORACLE not available
target host or object does not exist
invalid number
unable to allocate string bytes of shared memory
resource busy and acquire with NOWAIT specified
error occurred at recursive SQL level string
ORACLE initialization or shutdown in progress
archiver error. Connect internal only, until freed
snapshot too old
unable to extend temp segment by string in tablespace
Credential retrieval failed
missing or invalid option
invalid username/password; logon denied
unable to create INITIAL extent for segment
out of process memory when trying to allocate string bytes
shared memory realm does not exist
cannot insert NULL
TNS:unable to connect to destination
remote database not found ora-02019
exception encountered: core dump
inconsistent datatypes
no data found
TNS:operation timed out
PL/SQL: could not find program
existing state of packages has been discarded
maximum number of processes exceeded
error signaled in parallel query server
ORACLE instance terminated. Disconnection forced
TNS:packet writer failure
see ORA-12699
missing right parenthesis
name is already used by an existing object
cannot identify/lock data file
invalid file operation
quoted string not properly terminated

RE: ORA-1555

Michael Fontana

2007-02-05

Replies:
Thinking operationally, there are always a myriad number of methods to track usage and report on UNDO statistics.  However, if attempts have been made to increase these resources, and problems still remain, I have never seen a time when such issues can be resolved WITHOUT looking into the root causes. 
 
Most of the time, a particular query or combination of queries will be the issue.  Rather than throwing disk resources at the problem, it is usually necessary to first determine what is running when it occurs, and find the source or origination of these jobs. 
 
Inevitably, a particular query (or sometimes the same query running concurrently) will be the cause and will have to be tuned.  We have canned queries which will report on ALL tablespace full conditions which I can supply, but I really think you need to investigate the cause before heading in that direction...
 
 
Michael Fontana
NTT/Verio
Senior Database Administrator
mfontana@verio.net
214.853.7405(Office)
214.912.3705(Wireless)


From: oracle-l-bounce@freelists.org on behalf of Sanjay Mishra
Sent: Sun 2/4/2007 12:13 AM
To: oracle-l@freelists.org
Subject: ORA-1555

Hi everybody
 
I have seen several time ORA-1555 error in few of the Prod Database. SOme of them have very big UNDO tablespaces. All are 9i Databases. What are the other option that need to be checked for such issue beside increasing the space as some of the database has UNDO tablespace around 50-150G
 
Is it good to create new undo tablespace and make it default in such scenario and later on dropped the old. Do somebody has set of UNDO checking query that can be ran at some particular point to really see if that big UNDO are really been used so that it can be resized.
 
I am thankful for any suggestion for monitoring such ORA-1555 as well as query to check UNDO segment space.
 
TIA
Sanjay


Finding fabulous fares is fun.
Let Yahoo! FareChase search your favorite travel sites to find flight and hotel bargains.