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Why Are My Listener Logs & Traces Not Purged By The ADR? (Doc ID 1438242.1)

Last updated on APRIL 08, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version to [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


To clarify this behaviour:

Executing a purge -age <age> command from ADRCI, in the listener home, and then a show alert command we can sometimes see information older than the indicated <age>.  At other times the purge seems to be working fine and removing all the information older than the indicated age.

Checking the listener log and trace file directories, a large build up of files is observed, e.g.:

So why are these not getting purged from the system by the ADR in the same way as the database alert log and trace files?


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