Re: OpenCursors - ORA-1000

From: Thomas Pietz <>
Date: Fri, 20 Aug 1999 17:00:21 +0200
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you can increase the actual number of Maximum Open Cursors with the Init Parameter open_cursors in the file init<SID>.ora from your database. You cannot set this parameter dynamically, you must restart the database. A value of 500 or 1000 open_cursors is ok


Tom Kunetz schrieb:

> Hi
> I have a java server which requests an Oracle database. Sometimes I have
> this Error:
> java.sql.SQLException: ORA-01000: maximum open cursors exceeded
> but I close all the statements and resultsets.
> Does anyone knows how to retrieve the actual number of Open Cursors. In
> the documentation the maximum is 50 but I would like to be able to
> retrieve this number dynamically.
> Thanks for your help.
> Tom.
Received on Fri Aug 20 1999 - 17:00:21 CEST

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