ORA-9822 When Shutting Down The Database

(Doc ID 603941.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 25, 2008

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 9.2.0.1 to 9.2.0.8
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

On Oracle RDBMS 9.2, after erroneously specifying AUDIT_FILE_DEST, when subsequently logging AS SYSDBA/SYSOPER into the database in order to shutdown the database the following error occurs:

ERROR
ORA-09822: Translation of audit file name failed

Cause

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