ADRCI: PURGE -AGE 60 - Type Alert Is Not Purging Data From XML-Based Alert Log (Doc ID 1059030.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 04-Nov-2013***

Symptoms

When trying to purge data from the XML-based alert log nothing appears to be deleted.

Example:
It was thought that the following would delete all data older than 7 days, but this command did not appear to delete anything.

adrci>purge -age 10080 -type alert


Cause

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