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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: Windows 2003 Standard Edition and the 2G limit

Freeman, Donald


Yes, but I'm thinking you can do it on your present operating system.  I don't see anything in the references that excludes Windows 2000 Standard.  You can set the 3GB switch in your boot.ini file which will allow you to go up to 3 gig.  The reference to the Oracle doc is here:  http://download-west.oracle.com/docs/cd/B10501_01/win.920/a95490/architec.htm
You can find more out by searching on VLM for (Very Large Memory) configurations. 
-----Original Message-----
From: oracle-l-bounce@freelists.org [mailto:oracle-l-bounce@freelists.org] On Behalf Of Luc Demanche
Sent: Tuesday, February 21, 2006 3:57 PM
To: oracle-l@freelists.org
Subject: Windows 2003 Standard Edition and the 2G limit

We are facing problem with ORA-04030 on Windows 2000 Standard Edition with Oracle 9.2
We have 4G of RAM on the server, but Windows can not handle process bigger then 2G.
We have adjusted our SGA, PGA to fit in that 2G limit. 
But we want to use more of the RAM.
If we migrate to Windows 2003, will we be able to use more than 2G of RAM ?

Luc Demanche
Oracle DBA
(514) 867-9977