ALTER DATABASE SET <parameter> SCOPE=SPFILE does not set parameter after shutdown and startup (Doc ID 1480836.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.0.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 22-Sep-2016***

Symptoms

An ALTER DATABASE SET <parameter> SCOPE=SPFILE or ALTER DATABASE SET <parameter> SCOPE=SPFILE SID='*' followed by a shutdown and startup has been executed

Examination of the parameters set show that the changes were not made

 

Cause

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