How to Terminate the Idle Sessions Automatically in Oracle

Poor application design can cause excessive connections to Oracle database, the idle sessions stuck in Oracle database forever, finally the ORA-00020 error occur in alert log.

Certainly DBA can write a job to kill the idle sessions periodically. Instead, here we will take advantage of Oracle features to terminate idle sessions in Oracle database automatically.

Subscribe to get access

Read more of this content when you subscribe today.