RE: Finding the checkpoint frequency

From: Adams, Matthew (GE Indust, ConsInd) <MATT.ADAMS_at_GE.COM>
Date: Thu, 11 Sep 2008 09:46:13 -0400
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Perhaps the LOG_CHECKPOINTS_TO_ALERT init.ora parameter is what you're looking for.

[] On Behalf Of Deepak Sharma Sent: Wednesday, September 10, 2008 12:39 PM To:
Subject: Finding the checkpoint frequency

We are NOT seeing the checkpoint-related message in Alertlog such as this:

Beginning log switch checkpoint up to RBA [0x1a01.2.10], SCN: 0x0000.644a1dbb
Completed checkpoint up to RBA [0x1a01.2.10], SCN: 0x0000.644a1dbb

Is there a way to enable it so that we see it in alertlog? Any event?

Are there other ways to find out, say, from v$ tables, to see how often are checkpoints happening?

The DB version is


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