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V$SESSION.TERMINAL For A Session Without TTY always becomes PTS/0 (Doc ID 2753391.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 20, 2021

Applies to:

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


When a session is executed via crontab, a value of terminal column in v$session is always shown as pts/0.
If there are other pts/0 session, pts/0 is always set into terminal column.

Also, by this symptom, the audited information will capture incorrect termainal information via v$session.



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