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Deleted traces on ASM continue taking up space on the filesystem. (Doc ID 1505595.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 21, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


ASM trace files deleted using the rm command are not freeing up space on the file system. The only way customer has found to free up the space is restarting the CRS.


 Issue has been occurring since the RAC was upgraded from 10203 to 11202.


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