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Re: What's max sort_area_size? SUN 64 bit O 64 bit

Niall Litchfield


Comment below
----- Original Message -----
From: Wolfson Larry - lwolfs <lawrence.wolfson@(protected)>
Date: Tue, 8 Jun 2004 02:57:16 -0500
Subject: What's max sort_area_size? SUN 64 bit O 64 bit
To: oracle-l@(protected)

SORT_AREA_SIZE =3147483647;
ERROR: ORA-00068: invalid value 3147483647 for
parameter sort_area_size, must be
between 0 and 2147483647

Opened a TAR and OS said it was
OS dependent. I asked what limit was and he said he didn't have that info,

NL> Doesn't the error message tell you that it is 2gb?

BUT, if I re-started DB the problem should go away...  I was hoping
for a more concrete answer.

NL> I'd be hoping for a correct one as well. How restarting the
database would change an os dependent limit is beyond me (unless I
suppose you shut it down - moved to to another os in the manner of
your choosing - and then restarted it)

Niall Litchfield
Oracle DBA
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