Oracle Error ORA-12637: Packet receive failed

Oracle Error Message

ORA-12637: Packet receive failed

Reason for the Error

A process was unable to receive a packet from another process. Possible causes are:

1. The other process was terminated.

2. The machine on which the other process is running went down.

3. Some other communications error occurred.

Solution

If the cause is not obvious, contact Oracle Customer Support.