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Oracle DIVArchive: C Drive is Running Out of Space (Doc ID 2096766.1)

Last updated on JULY 18, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle DIVArchive - Version 6.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.



The C drive can be filling up due to a variety of reasons, such as:

The Oracle logs are consuming a large amount of space

A Windows update was applied

The pagefile.sys is consuming a large amount of space

DIVArchive or DIVAS logs are consuming a large amount of space

To identify what in the C drive is consuming the most space, programs such as WinDirStat or SpaceMonger can be used to locate the source.


 Symptoms Include:

  1. The DIVArchive Control GUI may have a pop up error:

              “Manager Storage Minimum Threshold from backup manager”

  1. Windows may have a pop up notification that the C drive is running low on space
  2. When opening the File Explorer, the C drive will show very little available space
  3. Site is running on a DIVArchive version under 7.1 and identifies a large number of .hprof files being found in C:\Diva\Programs\GUI\bin
  4. Oracle Listener logs utilizing a large amount of space (over 10 GB) in C:\app\oracle\diag\rdbms\lib5\lib5\trace
  5. C drive ran out of space due following a recent Windows Update
  6. DIVAS logs are consuming the C drive space in C:\DIVAS\application-server\lib\tomcat\repository\logs
  7. The pagefile.sys file is consuming a large amount of space


 Windows update, database upgrade/installation, DIVAS installation, etc.


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