Re: Housekeeping on 11gR2 Linux Restart and RAC

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Mon, 09 Feb 2015 14:53:01 -0500
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On 02/09/2015 05:18 AM, Zabair Ahmed wrote:
> Hello All,
> How do people people out there, housekeep their 11gR2
> ( on Linux environment, specifically things like the
> listener log files, alert log, aud files, xml log files etc.
> This is for both Oracle Restart (single instance with Grid
> Infrastructure) and Oracle RAC - do we have files specifically
> relating to Restart and RAC that will also need to housekeep.
> Any guidance greatly appreciated.
> Zabair

Oracle has a shiny new toy which has not been mentioned very frequently but can be extremely useful. Trace files and core dumps are cleaned up by the "short policy". It is explained well here:

Mladen Gogala
Oracle DBA

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