ORA-01013: user requested cancel of current operation Tagged: shutdown This topic contains 1 reply, has 0 voices, and was last updated by SERDAR 10 years, 10 months ago. Author Posts 13 November, 2008 at 4:08 pm #1878 SERDARParticipant Hi, I use stopdb to close database.I get error ORA-01013: user requested cancel of current operation in alert log.Some active sessions prevents to close database how can I solve this problem My platform is IBM AIX 5L. 14 November, 2008 at 4:22 am #2031 Amit BansalKeymaster Hi, Could you actually let us know what exact command you used to shutdown the database. Also give us the full alert log content after you issued shutdown. ORA-1013 would normally arise when you press Ctrl + C after issuing a command at sqlplus prompt.. -Amit Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.