Counter Readings Accepts Lower Value Even Though The Counter Value Change Is Ascending (Doc ID 1504526.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Install Base - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

This datafix has been approved by development for Customer consumption 14-Nov-2012.

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Actual Behavior

Counter readings accepts lower value than the earlier reading value even though the counter value change is ascending

Expected Behavior

Expect to see the error message like Invalid Reading entered for Counter which has an Ascending Direction.

The actual error is:

Error Code: CSI_API_CTR_INV_RDG
Error Text: Invalid Reading entered for &MODE &CTR_NAME which has &DIRECTION Direction.

 This error is expected to be shown if the rules governing counter readings are violated. If it is not shown then this indicates a data corruption problem.

Cause

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