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Trail Files Are Not Getting Purged/Deleted By MGR Process. (Doc ID 2487590.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 13, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Trail files are not getting purged/deleted by MGR process, even though 'Purgeoldextracts' parameter has been configured and trails have been processed by all the replicats.


Customer has used below parameters in mgr.prm file but still trail files are not deleting .

port 7809
Purgeoldextracts ./dirdat/*, usecheckpoints, minkeepdays 2
autorestart ER *, retries 2, waitminutes 2, resetminutes 90

mgr.prm: END

There should be only two days trail files in dirdat but below are the old trail files in dirdat,

-rw-r----- 1 ggadmin oinstall 99999979 Nov 08 15:53 P1000050300
-rw-r----- 1 ggadmin oinstall 99999840 Nov 08 15:53 P1000050301
-rw-r----- 1 ggadmin oinstall 99999216 Nov 08 15:54 P1000050302

Customer wants to find the root cause to the issue .




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