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

Last updated on NOVEMBER 16, 2012

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Standard Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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.

Changes

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

Cause

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