Flashback Logs Not Deleted when _OMF is disabled. (Doc ID 2162982.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Sometimes, flashback logs does not get deleted even after dropping the restore points or by Turning off the flashback.

Changes

 _omf = disabled

By default _omf is enabled. Due to business requirement or due to some other reason like Oracle database managed by SAP tool, _OMF parameter is disabled explicitly.

https://community.oracle.com/message/10687985#10687985

Cause

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