Error "VSL_SHM_ACCESS: can't access shared memory with OS err #487" when upgrading a Versant database or trying to create a Versant database
This error occurs when your machine is running out of memory resources.
The cause of this issue is usually due to settings in the profile.be file found at C:\Borland\CaliberRMServer\Versant\DB\SQMDB.
Try adjusting the following settings in the profile.be which should resolve the VSL_SHM_ACCESS error.
Note: Please make a backup of the profile.be before making the following changes. Change the existing values to in the file to the values below:
The above settings will be fine for a server machine with at least 4gb memory. You can lower the above settings if you are still receiving the memory error when upgrading or creating a database.