AUD: OS Error = 1717 encountered while writing audit record (Doc ID 1335179.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 01, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 10.1 to 11.2]
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - Version: 2008 R2
Checked for relevance on 16-May-2013

Symptoms

The database works fine with no issues. The Windows Event Log properties are appropriately set so that the entries are overwritten when needed.

The following errors are seen in the alert log.


Tue Jan 12 01:35:52 2010
 AUD: OS Error = 1717 encountered while writing audit record
 Errors in file
 c:\app\crstest\diag\rdbms\trace\test_pmon_6096.trc:
 ORA-28056: Writing audit records to Windows Event Log failed
 AUD: OS Error = 1717 encountered while writing audit record
 ...
 Tue Jan 12 01:35:52 2010
 AUD: OS Error = 1717 encountered while writing audit record
 opidcl aborting process unknown ospid (7424) as a result of ORA-28056
 AUD: OS Error = 1717 encountered while writing audit record
 Errors in file
 c:\app\crstest\diag\rdbms\trace\test_pmon_6096.trc:

 

Cause

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