Oracle File Watcher Configuration With Examples (Doc ID 2299484.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 23, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 to 12.2.0.1 [Release 11.2 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle Scheduler provides the Event Based scheduling option in which job fires based on particular event occurrence.
For example, starting 11.2, a new feature has been introduced to signal the scheduler whenever file arrives to either local or remote system. This feature is known as "File Watcher".

 

Cause

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