Excessive XML files for auditing in 21c Database; Traditional / Standard Auditing not working correctly
(Doc ID 2785813.1)
Last updated on JUNE 18, 2021
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 21.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Using Oracle Enterprise Edition version 21.1 version, you may find that Standard / Traditional Auditing is not working correctly, such as excessive XML files generated if AUDIT_TRAIL is set to XML,EXTENDED.
So the following Traditional Auditing parameters were set:
When testing the Audit trail, you may find excessive XML files.
This may have been an upgrade to 21c from 19c (or older) or a new install of 21c where Traditional Auditing has always been used.
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