How To Distinguish The Output Of 2 Or More Databases In The SYSLOG Audit Output

(Doc ID 756708.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 10-MAY-2015***


When using the syslog daemon to isolate the audit output from the owner of the Oracle software, it is not possible to make the difference between the various audit files when coming from more than one database because, unfortunately, the audit files don't include neither the database id nor the database name.

This problem is addressed in an Enhancement Request and, starting with 11.2, the database id will be introduced into the audit log of syslog.


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