ALERT.LOG shows ORA-48913: Writing into trace file failed, file size limit [10485760] reached (Doc ID 1153040.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Jan-2016***

Symptoms

On 11.2.0.1, encountered the following error in the alert.log:

Non critical error ORA-48913 caught while writing to trace file "/oraotcprd1/app/oracle/diag/rdbms/otcprd1/OTCPRD11/trace/OTCPRD11_ora_14925.trc"
Error message: ORA-48913: Writing into trace file failed, file size limit [10485760] reached

Cause

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