# RE: Max DB connections Oracle XE

From: Sweetser, Joe <JSweetser_at_icat.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2008 11:18:34 -0700
Message-ID: <E323160E08E560459CD05A883546C3CE0B68C765@earthquake.ICAT.COM>

You are probably using an spfile. Try something like this in sqlplus:

Shutdown immediate;
Create spfile from pfile='c:\full\path\to\init.ora\file'; Startup;

And then check the value....

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[mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of Zakai Kinan Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2008 11:14 AM To: oracle-l_at_freelists.org
Subject: Re: Max DB connections Oracle XE

Does the init params set in stone in XE? I changed them and a show param processes does not show any changes.

Thanks for any help;

ZK

• Gints Plivna <gints.plivna_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> By default XE have initialization parameter processes set to 40.
> Oracle internally need some ~20 processes so only ~20 are left to user

> initially and it seems one cannot do more :)
>
> However just change processes to something bigger and restart db.
>
> Of course sooner or later you'll stop on allowable memory errors.
>
> Gints Plivna
> http://www.gplivna.eu
>
> 2008/1/30, Zakai Kinan <titanyen2000_at_yahoo.com>:
> > I am a newbie to Oracle. I am looking to find out
> the
> > max number of concurrent connections from a java
> app
> > that Oracle XE will support and I can't find that info. Does XE
> > have a restriction?
> >
> >
> > TIA,
> >
> >
> > ZK
> >
> >
> >
>

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