GoldenGate Trail Files Not Being Purged after being processed and PURGEOLDEXTRACT parm set (Doc ID 1903703.1)

Last updated on MARCH 14, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.1.1.1.0 to 12.1.3.0.0 [Release 11.1.1.1 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using GG version 11.2.1.0.3, running on a OEL5 Linux x86_64 bit platform, old extract files are not being purged.
PURGEOLDEXTRACT parm is set in the mgr.prm file on the source database

Cause

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