PostGresql - non superuser connection limit exceeded
Posted on 2003-12-01
I am running a JSP application on Tomcat that refreshes every minute. When it refreshes, it opens a connection to the DB, executes a few queries/updates, and then closes all the connections. I have similar pages in my app that do similar things.
One page though consistently blows up after about 20 minutes. It gives me a Fatal exception that says the "non superuser connection limit is exceeded". I have tried to figure out what is going wrong, especially since I know that I am closing the connections each time, and I know it is specific to PostGresql because the same pages run fine with an MS SQL db in the backend.
Does anybody have any ideas? I have checked the Postgresql site and there was nothing really helpful there that I could find.