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Difference between *.__Memory_Parameters and SID.__Memory_Parameters in Spfile/Pfile (Doc ID 2660677.1)

Last updated on MAY 11, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Background:

1.  Set parameters in the SPFILE then created a new pfile from spfile.
2.  Modified the settings then created the spfile from pfile.
3.  Bounce the database


The parameter file it shows:  <SID>.__<parameter> and  *.__<parameter>  

What is the difference between the two? 

Solution

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