Re: win system monitoring

From: Ben <>
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2008 12:01:34 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <>

On Jan 29, 2:59 pm, "" <> wrote:
> On Jan 29, 1:24 pm, Ben <> wrote:
> > AIX5.2 64bit Ent Ed is our database system in question.
> > We have an application that keeps crashing periodically and can't seem
> > to find the issue to address. It is a vendor package so we don't
> > control the logging or the actual fixing of the issues. I have pretty
> > much ruled out a database issue but would like to be able to totally
> > rule it out. The only other specific problem that I could see is the
> > fact that most all of the sql that is ran against that database uses
> > literals. Is it possible that connections would get killed off due to
> > shared pooled memory issues? I would think if we had major issues
> > there would be some various ora- errors related to shared pool memory.
> > I never have any errors in the alert log though.
> > I've supspected it is a hardware or network issue, but don't really
> > have the means of monitoring that side of the system. Anyone know of a
> > way to determine if anything bad is going on with the network or
> > hardware? I've setup some pings to see if we ever lose connection to
> > that server and they don't reveal any issues.
> > I've also thought it might be related to the post I made titled "the
> > opposite of DCD (dead connection detection)??" but I've tested that
> > and it doesn't seem to be an issue with connections from win servers.
> Client tracing might reveal something normal pings don't.  You can
> enable this via the sqlnet.ora file.  Read here:
> David Fitzjarrell- Hide quoted text -
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I did think of that and just asked about enabling it, unfortunately they don't want the overhead.... Received on Tue Jan 29 2008 - 14:01:34 CST

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