How to Prevent Logging to the $HOME/oradiag_<owning user> Directory used by the Enterprise Manager 11g Grid Control Agent so it can be Removed (Doc ID 1307259.1)

Last updated on JUNE 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 11.1.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
NOTE: This issue can occur where no Enterprise Manager Agent is installed as well.
Checked for relevance on 13-May-2014

Goal

The Enterprise Manager (EM) 11g Grid Control Agent may create a sub-directory in the $HOME directory of the installing user, typically /ordiag_oracle (format: /ordiag_<installing user>).
This article explains how to permanently prevent logging to this location so it can be removed.

 

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