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ORA-00445: background process did not start after 120 seconds
Error: ORA-00445 background process %s did not start after %s seconds
Cause: The specified process did not start after the specified time.
Action: Ensure that the background did not die and leave a trace file.
There are lots of root causes for encountering with this issue like operating system misconfiguration, inaccessible swap partition, high disk I/O, latch contentions or Oracle bug. If you are encountering with this ora-00445 error then you should need to contact us immediately. Our support DBA will necessary actions and investigate root cause of issue. He or she will raise support request to Oracle support if needs more assistance or any doubt of Oracle bug.