Re: Moving/compressing *.trc files.

From: gazzag <>
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2008 03:34:04 -0700 (PDT)
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On 29 Jul, 10:55, "Frank R." <> wrote:
> Hello all,
> Is it safe to move/compress (gzip) *.trc files from oracle [b|u]dump
> directories while database instance is up?
> I'm getting some of these files growing much more than expected (due
> to a known bug...) and would like to know if i can safely move them
> automatically to another directory using an script or similar.
> Thanks in advance.
> Regards.

On Unix systems in the past, I've set up a cron job to compress/move trace files over a certain age - for example, three days - with no problems.

HTH -g Received on Tue Jul 29 2008 - 05:34:04 CDT

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