Re: The strange case of the missing archived log

From: Riyaj Shamsudeen <>
Date: Thu, 21 Aug 2008 10:21:48 -0500
Message-ID: <>

They moved archivelog files to /tmp directory and then rebooted the server :-)


Howard Latham wrote:
> Typical - I go on holiday for day and somebody generates an abnormal
> load of archived logs.
> They filled up the disk, moved the wrong files then moved the right
> files - did a reboot and hey presto
> although the DB comes up fine I discover that an archived log is
> missing.Thats my standby trashed!
> Assuming the non use the rm command anyone got an idea how it happened?
> OS Redhat Linux DB Version 10g
> --
> Howard A. Latham
> RSMB TV Research
> London, England

Received on Thu Aug 21 2008 - 10:21:48 CDT

Original text of this message