After upgrade to 10.2.0.4, core dumps are generated in cdump directory

(Doc ID 787282.1)

Last updated on JUNE 21, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.3 and later   [Release: 10.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Server Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.3

Symptoms

-- Problem Statement:
On 10.2.0.4 in Production:
After applying the 10.2.0.4.0 patchset cdump dumps started being produced.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
We would expect that there be no dump files being produced.

-- Business Impact:
The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot fully operate the database without regular intervention to clean
out the directories to keep the database from failing..

Cause

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