Re: Moving/compressing *.trc files.

From: Matthias Hoys <>
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2008 19:31:28 +0200
Message-ID: <488f53fb$0$2864$>

"Frank R." <> wrote in message
> 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.

There might be a session still running with sql_trace=true (or a after-logon trigger ?). So you might check your system, this can negatively impact performance (and available diskspace ...).

Matthias Received on Tue Jul 29 2008 - 12:31:28 CDT

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