Alert Log File Is Still In Old Location After Changing background_dump_dest Dynamically

(Doc ID 435778.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.1.6.0 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 8.1.6 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 15-Feb-2017***

Symptoms

Alert log file is still generated in the old bdump folder although it has been changed to new
location by:

alter system set BACKGROUND_DUMP_DEST='.../new_bdump' scope=both;

 

 

 

 

Cause

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