Re: Finding the checkpoint frequency

From: Deepak Sharma <>
Date: Thu, 11 Sep 2008 08:20:03 -0700 (PDT)
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Yes, that's the same recommendation I got from a few others too.

Thanks for replying,

  • Original Message ---- From: "Adams, Matthew (GE Indust, ConsInd)" <MATT.ADAMS_at_GE.COM> To: Sent: Thursday, September 11, 2008 8:46:13 AM Subject: RE: Finding the checkpoint frequency

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

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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