No Database Audit Trail Records / No Audit Trail Data: Troubleshooting
Last updated on APRIL 09, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
After implementing Oracle database auditing, no audit data seems to be generated. One of the following may be observed:
- Lack of expected records in SYS.AUD$, DBA_AUDIT_TRAIL, or other audit trail view.
- Lack of expected records in SYS.FGA_LOG$, or DBA_FGA_AUDIT_TRAIL
- Lack of expected records in *.aud (or *.xml) files on the operating system.
- SQL text or SQL bind variables are not being stored in audit records.
How can one investigate these scenarios?
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