How to Enable and Retrieve Trace and Tkprof Files (Doc ID 2100928.1)

Last updated on JULY 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Payables - Version 11.5.10.2 to 12.2.5 [Release 11.5 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Tkprof is very useful for diagnosing performance issues.
It essentially formats a trace file into a more readable format for performance analysis.

The DBA can then identify and resolve performance issues such as poor SQL, indexing, and wait events.

Solution

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