ALTER SYSTEM SET AUDIT_FILE_DEST results in ORA-02096 (Doc ID 739683.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 13, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 3-Apr-2013***

Symptoms

ALTER SYSTEM SET AUDIT_FILE_DEST =<dir> results in below error:
ORA-02096: specified initialization parameter is not modifiable with this option

Cause

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