Warning: Oracle Recommends Creating New Datafiles On Devices With Zero Offset. (Doc ID 756655.1)

Last updated on JULY 04, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

The following warning messages in the alert log file

WARNING: You are creating/reusing datafile /dev/XXXX
WARNING: Oracle recommends creating new datafiles on devices with zero offset.

Cause

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