Re: archived log switch

From: Tim Gorman <>
Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2011 16:59:11 -0600
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The only session-level redo information is the real-time information in V$SESSTAT;  I don't think there is anything usable in AWR.  Query V$SESSTAT (via a join from V$STATNAME for the statistic name via the column STATISTIC#) for a statistic like "redo size" in order to identify a session (or sessions) generating a lot of redo, the join back to V$SESSION and figure out to whom that session (or those sessions) belongs, what it is executing, etc.

Good luck!
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On 6/17/2011 4:27 PM, Michael Dinh wrote:

All of a sudden, we are experiencing 10x the number of archived logs switch


Does anyone have ideas on how to identify what is causing so many archived logs?




Michael Dinh


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