Large SiebSrvr.log File Size (Doc ID 1987848.1)

Last updated on MARCH 02, 2017

Applies to:

Siebel CRM - Version 8.1.1.5 [21229] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On :  8.1.1.5 [21229] version, System Admin

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR  
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SiebSrvr.log contains such detailed logging, that its size can grow up to 3GB or more.
The SIEBEL_LOG_EVENTS environment variable is NOT set or it's set only to 1.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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This file should not be so large.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Start Siebel Server service.
2. After a few hours the size of SiebSrvr.log is quite large.


BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, Siebel host may run out of free space disk.

Cause

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