Re: auditing disabled still getting aud files

From: sybrandb <>
Date: Mon, 17 Mar 2008 07:03:59 -0700 (PDT)
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On Mar 17, 2:28 pm, Ben <> wrote:
> EE aix 5.2 64 bit. non rac, no asm
> We don't have auditing turned on for any of our databases but yet we
> are getting a bunch of .aud files which look like they are all
> reporting sysdba connections in our $ORACLE_HOME/rdbms/audit
> directory. I've found several bugs related to this on metalink but no
> resolutions. Bug # 4001394, 5880268, 4296219. Has anyone found a way
> around this other than just going back behind oracle and cleaning them
> up? I'd like to prevent the creation of them altogether as I'm sure
> there is some overhead with creating them. It appears as though this
> has been happening since at least

And the value of the parameter audit_sys_operations would be?

IMO, you want to have it on.

And as for overhead : ROFL

Sybrand Bakker
Senior Oracle DBA
Received on Mon Mar 17 2008 - 09:03:59 CDT

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