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OUD 12c - Why Does the "free-disk-space" Retention Policy Retain Files when Disk Size is Lower than in the Defined Policy? (Doc ID 2992564.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 21, 2023

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Oracle Unified Directory - Version and later
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If there are retention policies in place with "free-disk-space", the expectation would be for log files to be rotated and/or removed when the log directory size is lower than the value defined in the associated policy.

It has been found that with a "free-disk-space" retention policy (only), the log files are not removed and the log directory size increases even if the free disk size is lower than the value defined in the policy.



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