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Large Number of Audit Files Generated by Oracle Restart or Grid Infrastructure (Doc ID 1378881.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Since implementing Oracle Restart or Grid Infrastructure, a large number of audit files are generated either for the ASM instance or for the Database Instance or both. The number of files can be as high as several tens per minute or even higher.


Implement Oracle Restart/Grid Infrastructure


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