Re: Force an ora-600?

From: Tim Gorman <>
Date: Fri, 04 Apr 2008 15:32:11 -0600
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Just type in "oracle" at the UNIX command-line (assuming you're on UNIX, haven't tried it on Windows), and you'll get an ORA-00600 [12235] in the "alert log" file. Great way to wake up the DBAs... ;-)

Hope this helps...


Quoting Charles Schultz <>:

> Good day, List,
> I am playing with 11g and want to experiment with the Fault Diagnosability
> Infrastructure. I would like to force an ora-600. I thought there was an
> event one could set to crash smon with a ora-600, but looking through
> $OH/rdbms/mesg/oraus.msg, I cannot find it. Anyone recall it off-hand?
> Or if I could force a bug, that would be nice. So far the bugs I have found
> for are not reproducible. Especially when the testcase is not
> given.
> PS - gotta love those events that tell the customer "do not set this event".
> Isn't that just asking to be set?
> --
> Charles Schultz

Received on Fri Apr 04 2008 - 16:32:11 CDT

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