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GoldenGate Trail File Attributes and Management (Doc ID 1492616.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 24, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 To provide Trail file summary information with accompanying reference to product documentation.


 This document is relevant to anyone wishing to gain a better understanding  GoldenGate trails and file operation.


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In this Document
 Trails and Trail Files
 Allocation and Storage
 Trail File Compatibility
 Format of Trail file
 Splitting a Trail/ Merging Trails
 Trail file Generation and Purging
 Retention of Trail files / Purge Rule : MINKEEP
 Manual Rollover of Trail file
 Security and Encrypt/Decrypt of Trail
 Repositioning of Extract/Data Pump or Replicat in a Trail File
 Activity logging and Trail Activity

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