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Show Alert in ADRCI Fails With DIA-48216 (Doc ID 784840.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Every attempt to run a "show alert" from within the ADRCI command prompt fails with:

DIA-48216: Field Len Exceeds Max Field Length [5] [0] [20] [20]


Other possible symptom is core dump with stack trace including follolwing functions:

bgrlrReadStr dbgrlrReadAlertMsg $cold_dbgrxae_alert


An event caused from outside Oracle might have corrupt a file named <log.xml>, located in your <alert> directory pointed by your <diagnostic_dest> init.ora/spfile parameter.


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