"Sskgpgetexecname Failed To Get Name" Message Appears in Alert.log File (Doc ID 604804.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.4 and later
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)
*** Checked for Relevance on 23-MAY-2012***
Oracle Server Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.4
IBM AIX Based Systems (64-bit)

Symptoms

In database log file version 10.2.0.4, (alert.log) appears the following message, however in previous versions it does not.

Example :

ALTER DATABASE DISMOUNT
Completed: ALTER DATABASE DISMOUNT
ARCH: Archival disabled due to shutdown: 1089
Shutting down archive processes
Archiving is disabled
Archive process shutdown avoided: 0 active
ARCH: Archival disabled due to shutdown: 1089
Shutting down archive processes
Archiving is disabled
Archive process shutdown avoided: 0 active
Thu Jun 12 10:52:58 2008
Starting ORACLE instance (normal)
sskgpgetexecname failed to get name               <--------- the following message appears since 10.2.0.4

Cause

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