How to Locate Trace Files Related to a Critical Error (11g and Above)
Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 184.108.40.206 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 22-May-2013***
Starting with Oracle 11g, there is significant change in trace file and alert.log generation. The locations of alert.log and trace files are also changed. This note explains how to find out a tracefile when there is a critical error in the database.
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