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Problem with tracing parameters when using Oracle Database Provider for DRDA (Doc ID 2551885.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 15, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database Provider for DRDA - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 Trace file don't get generated when  PROTOPROC_TRACE="ALL/ALL/NOTIMESTAMP"

All other combination works:


The documentation states:

The facility names used with PROTOPROC_TRACE parameter are as follows:

• TASK – Task-specific operations
• NET – Network-specific operations
• SQL – SQL-specific operations
• OCI – OCI resource operations
• MEM – Memory resource operations
• ALL – All facilities mentioned already

The values of PROTOPROC_TRACE level are additive. For example, setting ERROR(4) includes WARN(2) and INFO(1) messages. The following values are expected:
• 0 or NONE – No trace is generated; this is the default.
• 1 or INFO – Minimal trace is generated.
• 2 or WARN – Warning information is generated.
• 4 or ERROR – Error information is generated.
• 8 or ADMIN – Administration information is generated.
• 255 or ALL – All details are generated.

As you can see, there are level called ALL with the number 255. Can you confirm us if this a documentation mistake and there not are level 255/ALL?

Chapter 3 page 3-14 (page 36)


 No changes, followed the manual as stated.


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